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WARNING: This is not the actual book The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Do not buy this unofficial Review if you are looking for a copy of this great novel. Expert Book Reviews is an imprint of BookScribed, an independent digital learning company with a mission to bring the joy of reading and insightful discussion of great literature to readers everywhere. Expert Book Reviews provides the most detailed, insightful, and honest reviews of today’s hottest novels. We recruit only the best writers and critics in the field to give you everything you need to know in order to make an informed decision about the novel's value, and we boost your reading enjoyment once you decide that The Goldfinch is a worthy choice.

Learn what the experts are saying about Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch with this literary review. Dark themes prevail throughout the novel as protagonist Theo Decker copes with the violent and untimely death of his mother. As a 13-year-old boy, Theo’s grasp of reality is limited, and the tragic event forces despair and self-defeating behavior. With sophisticated themes like death, abuse and sex, this book is better suited for a mature audience. If you are looking for an intellectually stimulating novel that keeps you guessing, then The Goldfinch may be just what you need.

See how Donna Tartt’s novel scores with expert ratings and quotes from popular publications. The Goldfinch is an exemplary book filled with vivid imagery and superb character development. Each cast member in the play of Theo’s life has a mixture of positive traits and flaws that make up a believable character. A comparison of the good and bad aspects of the book help you determine the book’s value. Compare this book to Greek tragedies to see how death portrays a universal theme that has great impacts on any protagonist. This comprehensive review of The Goldfinch gives you the big picture of what to expect from your reading.

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Published July 28, 2014 by BookScribed. 96 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books.