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The Legacy Free read ☆ 104 Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read Download The Legacy D start a life amid the New York art scene At 9 am on September 11 2001 she has a downtown appointment with her financial advisor And is never seen again A year l. I wasn t sure what I thought of this book and then I read Peter Craven s review in The Monthly where he calls it a crypto mystery novel rather haphazardly linked to an allusive literary novel and I admit now I know what I thought of this book Initially I was kinda confused because I d gone into the book thinking it was a mystery a conclusion I d built from the back cover blurb the apparent subtitle on the front What has happened to Ingrid But it s not a mystery Instead I was taken by surprise by how sombre it is and by the whole Henry James soberness I actually wanted to write that as sombriety though I do applaud Tranter for fixing the depressing ending of PORTRAIT OF A LADY thank you Occasionally it reminded me of Donna Tartt s marvellous THE SECRET HISTORY in its undergradpostgrad setting mood But of course at other times it manages to be entirely its own book a personal book than its two

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The Legacy Free read ☆ 104 Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read Download The Legacy What has happened to IngridBeautiful Ingrid inherits a fortune She leaves her friends Julia and Ralph who loves her to marry the cold and intellectual Gil Grey an. The Legacy a debutby Australian author Kirsten Tranter was first published 10 years ago This is my first time reading her The experience is hard to describe Many readers won t have the patience for itbut for those who do they risk becoming totally enslaved to it as I did I admit being spent I don t think I ll stop thinking about it for weeks upon weeks This story is very alive and present in my head It s a long noveland it feels long It s a literary suspense thriller that is so unconventional psychological thriller isn t uite the right description It s epic character driven dramatic ordinary and extraordinary It s about friendships complications through the roof contemporary life privileged upperclass lives middle class lives university students book discussions George Eliot TS Eliot Henry James etc art conversations being young being old being sick abuse travel w

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The Legacy Free read ☆ 104 Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read Download The Legacy Ater Ralph heartbroken and sick sends Julia to New York to piece together Ingrid's life away from them Nothing will prepare Julia for what she ultimately discover. I didn t read all of this but enough to conclude that it s not for me I found the writing a bit on the dull side and the characters profoundly uninteresting I had great intentions of finishing it in time for book club but after reading the first 30 to 50 pages I found myself choosing to do just about anything other than read this book I made a strong push the day before and slogged through to the beginning of Julia s New York investigation where the book finally seemed to be picking up a little steam but the heavy foreshadowing including the prologue that gives it all away in terms of Ingrid s marriage meant that there was a complete lack of suspense and therefore no reason to keep reading


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    Free download º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook æ Kirsten Tranter PDF/EPUB The Legacy Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read ‘The Legacy’a debutby Australian author Kirsten Tranter was first published 10 years ago This is my first time reading her The experience is hard to describe Many readers won’t have the patience for itbut for those who do they risk becoming totally enslaved to it as I did I admit being ‘spent’ I don’t think I’ll stop thinking about it for weeks upon weeks This story is very alive and present in

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    Free download º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook æ Kirsten Tranter Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read PDF/EPUB The Legacy Pandemic rereads #7The narrator of The Legacy Julia lives a comfortable ordinary middle class life until she forms a friendship with wealthy Ralph and his beautiful half cousin Ingrid She's swept into their decadent world and falls in love with Ralph who in turn is in love with Ingrid despite being distantly related to her – and despite the fact that he generally prefers men Still the trio manage to mainta

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    Download The Legacy PDF/EPUB The Legacy I wasn't sure what I thought of this book and then I read Peter Craven's review in 'The Monthly' where he calls

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    Download The Legacy Free download º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook æ Kirsten Tranter Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read The Legacy by Kirsten Tranter was longlisted for the 2011 Miles Franklin It’s an accomplished debut novel in many ways but it failed to engage me in a sustained way I read about 50 pages of it put it aside and forgot about it until I realised it would soon be due back at the library And then I had to start again because I couldn’t remember what it was about Like Henry James’ A Portrait of a Lady the novel

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    PDF/EPUB The Legacy I didn't read all of this but enough to conclude that it's not for me I found the writing a bit on the dull side and the characters profoundly uninteresting I had great intentions of finishing it in time for book club but after reading the first 30 to 50 pages I found myself choosing to do just about anything other than read this book I made a strong push the day before and slogged through to the beginning of

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    Free download º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook æ Kirsten Tranter PDF/EPUB The Legacy Julia is a student at the University of Sydney; to help pay her way she works part time at a video shop in Kings Cross which is where she meets Ralph another student who becomes her best friend Julia's love for Ralph is almost instant

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    PDF/EPUB The Legacy Kirsten Tranter æ 4 Free read This is a long book – 438 pages but I didn’t find that it dragged The first 23 of the book reminded me of an Antipodean Brideshead Revisited or Great Gatsby with the outsider narrator watching wealthy people l

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  • Paperback
  • 504
  • The Legacy
  • Kirsten Tranter
  • English
  • 08 June 2020
  • 9780857380623