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Jul 03, LemonLinda rated it really liked it. Sep 16, Diane Chamberlain rated it it was amazing.

A SECRET KEPT by Tatiana de Rosnay | Kirkus Reviews

In fact, she kills rosnayy two key characters that were in on the secret. De Rosnay also gets people right. How positively s of the author. I really liked the authors writing style, but they way the story unfolded was not done well.

I am also a middle-aged man but I don’t spend so much time regretting what I did – mistakes particularly. Two dead, nearly 30 wounded in explosion at shopping mall in Philippines. To ask other readers questions about A Secret Keptplease sign up.

A Secret Kept

I have read worse but, this isn’t one I would recommend. Alas, this wasn’t what I was expecting in an overwhelming negative way. What age is this book appropriate for? I enjoyed tatiaba book, although not in the way that i thought that i would. This would be almost fine if Antoine wasn’t an insufferable character – whiny and at times bordering on misogynistic. Even though I can’t rave about Secret Kept and didn’t get as involved in the story as Sarah’s Key, I’m hoping I can judge it on its own merits.


The caricatures remained caricatures. Antoine encounters an unexpected ally: Let me just say that I’m not surprised that our bookstore didn’t sell A SINGLE COPY of this book in hardcover, and though the paperback has been on the bestseller list for a couple of weeks already, we’ve not sold one paperback copy y Wow.

How’s that for not spoiling the plot? Fiquei bastante desapontada com este livro, infelizmente. Apr 25, Michael rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sep 19, Erika Robuck rated it it was amazing.

Which is deeply satisfying in and of itself. View all 5 comments. A good, quick read with a plot that will keep you entertained, as long as your not expecting a deeply involved mystery book.

Open Preview See a Problem? I expected a family drama, sure, a mystery with a hint of romance.

A Secret Kept by Tatiana De Rosnay

Not to mention his father disdain from him and the shocking secret that he is keeping. In the meantime, he becomes involved in a relationship with a woman his own age who impresses him with her independence and sexuality, squares off against his eldest eosnay and helps his daughter through a tough loss of her own.


I never related to so many characters in my entire life, to say I simply loved this book will be a major understatement! One settles into Tatiana de Rosnay’s world with a sigh, comfortable that one’s sensibility will be neither offended or challenged.

To view it, click here. Apparently, it wasn’t just Antoine who was passive from what I could see, so was the writing. A clever ruse – perhaps triggered by ‘s Le Terreur – but it has meant that European aristocracies have, historically, craved comfort and security above any other thing.

Although this is not a heart-pounding thriller, deRosnay was able to sustain interest and seductive suspense for the reader. Well-heeled Parisiens promptly moved into the vacated apartments of Jewish families, seemingly without question.