There is nothing small about “The Goldfinch,” Donna Tartt’s first novel in a decade.
It lumbers here and there, swings its tale (sorry), takes up space, makes itself known.
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By Donna Tartt
Little, Brown & Company. $30.
Donna Tartt reads from, signs and discusses her new book at 7 p.m. Thursday at BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.