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The Resource The goldfinch : A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)., Donna Tartt, (electronic resource)

The goldfinch : A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)., Donna Tartt, (electronic resource)

Label
The goldfinch : A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction).
Title
The goldfinch
Title remainder
A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction).
Statement of responsibility
Donna Tartt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE"The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction."—Stephen King, The New York Times Book ReviewTheo Decker, a 13-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Bewildered by his strange new home on Park Avenue, disturbed by schoolmates who don't know how to talk to him, and tormented above all by his longing for his mother, he clings to the one thing that reminds him of her: a small, mysteriously captivating painting that ultimately draws Theo into the underworld of art.As an adult, Theo moves silkily between the drawing rooms of the rich and the dusty labyrinth of an antiques store where he works. He is..
Summary
Taken in by a wealthy family friend after surviving an accident that killed his mother, thirteen-year-old Theo Decker tries to adjust to life on Park Avenue
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, 2014.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2013
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2014.
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10220639
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Tartt, Donna
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Grade 5
  • UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
  • 6.6
Intended audience source
ATOS Level
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The goldfinch : A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)., Donna Tartt, (electronic resource)
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316248624
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
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unknown
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52fa4b5d-1473-4574-8f2f-6f0181256bc0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1946707
  • ODN0001223597
  • 1946707
Label
The goldfinch : A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)., Donna Tartt, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316248624
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
52fa4b5d-1473-4574-8f2f-6f0181256bc0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1946707
  • ODN0001223597
  • 1946707

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