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The Historian

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 39,396 Ratings and 9,005 Reviews

Book Description
If your pulse flutters at the thought of castle ruins and descents into crypts by moonlight, you will savor every creepy page of Elizabeth Kostova's long but beautifully structured thriller The Historian. The story opens in Amsterdam in 1972, when a teenage girl discovers a medieval book and a cache of yellowed letters in her diplomat father's library. The pages of the book are empty except for a... More
Book Information
PublisherLittle, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers
BindingAudio CD (38 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-101600248616
ISBN-13978-1600248610
Publication Date09/01/2009
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About Elizabeth Kostova (Author) : Elizabeth Kostova is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Elizabeth Kostova include The Historian and The Historian.
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About Dennis Boutsikaris (Reader) : Dennis Boutsikaris is a published narrator. Some of the published credits of Dennis Boutsikaris include Exile, Skipping Christmas (John Grishham), The Broker (John Grishham).
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About Jim Ward (Reader) : Jim Ward is a published author. Published credits of Jim Ward include The Historian.
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About Joanne Whalley (Reader) : Joanne Whalley is credited in . Published credits of Joanne Whalley include The Historian.
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About Martin Jarvis (Reader) : Martin Jarvis is a published adapter, author, editor, and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Martin Jarvis include Goodbye, Mr Chips, One Hundred and One Dalmations, Will... more
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About Robin Atkin Downes (Reader) : Robin Atkin Downes is credited in . Published credits of Robin Atkin Downes include The Historian.
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About Rosalyn Landor (Reader) : Rosalyn Landor is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Rosalyn Landor include Fairy Haven and the Quest for the Wand, The Water's Lovely, Sign of the... more
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Reader Comments
3/25/2012 Regina Legaspi said: Fantastic blend of history and myth. Just finished reading, and I will read The Historian again and again.

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9/24/2009 Richele McFarlin said:
This is one of my favorite books. It's suspenseful, thoughtful, intelligent, historical but contains an element of fantasy. It's almost like an Indiana Jones movie but darker and more sinister. This isn't a book to rush through but to take on in slow savory bites. Yes,I could go on and on...I lo... more

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