THE GOLDFINCH follows the struggling life of a young boy who survives an accident that kills his mother, and then is abandoned by his father and adopted by a wealthy Park Avenue family. In adulthood, he is captivated by a painting that reminds him of his mother, but also draws him into the criminal underworld. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several decades. We will ship it free anywhere in the United States. You may view every Booksmith Timeless Classic by clicking https://www.alabamabooksmith.com/booksmith-timeless-classics.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Donna Tartt in her trademark brown ink at her office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing.Published in October, 2013 by Little, Brown, and imprint of The Hachette Book Company.
DONNA TARTT (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) was named by Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. After being tutored by Willie Morris while a student at the University of Mississippi, critics have called her one of the great writers of her generation. She won the Pulitzer Prize for this book. Thank you Donna Tartt for signing our books.