Author: Donna Tartt
Translator: Yun-gi Lee
2-volume set | 223*152mm
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About This Book
Richard Papen arrived at Hampden College in New England and was quickly seduced by an elite group of five students, all Greek scholars, all worldly, self-assured, and, at first glance, all highly unapproachable. As Richard is drawn into their inner circle, he learns a terrifying secret that binds them to one another...a secret about an incident in the woods in the dead of night where an ancient rite was brought to brutal life...and led to a gruesome death. And that was just the beginning...
Truly deserving of the accolade a modern classic, Donna Tartt’s novel is a remarkable achievement -- both compelling and elegant, dramatic and playful. Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries. But when they go beyond the boundaries of normal morality their lives are changed profoundly and forever, and they discover how hard it can be to truly live and how easy it is to kill.
"Powerful...Enthralling...A ferociously well-paced entertainment." --THE NEW YORK TIMES
"A smart, craftsman-like, viscerally compelling novel." --TIME
Selected by the Book-of-the-Month Club
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK