Josh Malerman
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Josh Malerman

Josh Malerman is an American author and also one of two singer/songwriters for the rock band The High Strung, whose song "The Luck You Got" can be heard as the theme song to the Showtime show "Shameless." His book Bird Box is also currently being filmed as a feature film starring Sandra Bullock, John Malkovich, and Sarah Paulson. Bird Box was also nominated for the Stoker Award, the Shirley Jackson Award, and the James Herbert Award. His books Black Mad Wheel and Goblin have also been nominated for Stoker Awards.

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Interview: Listen in as Josh Malerman talks about the evolution of his intense 2014 debut novel, 'Bird Box,' what it's like to have his work adapted -- first for audio and then for the screen, and watching it hit the zeitgeist more than a decade after he first wrote it.

I feel like [narrator Cassandra Campbell] pulled that off, where it was a similar steady, steady building mood the whole way...I think she was absolutely perfect for it.

  • Bird Box
  • I feel like [narrator Cassandra Campbell] pulled that off, where it was a similar steady, steady building mood the whole way...I think she was absolutely perfect for it.

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    • Inspection

    • A Novel
    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Michael Crouch, Brittany Pressley
    • Length: 13 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
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    J is a student at a school deep in a forest. J is one of only 26 students, all of whom think of the school’s enigmatic founder as their father. The students are being trained to be prodigies of art, science, and athletics, and their life at the school is all they know....

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    • Bird Box

    • A Novel
    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Something terrifying that must not be seen. One glimpse and a person is driven to deadly violence. No one knows what it is or where it came from....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Don't look!

    • By Lesley on 05-22-14

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    • Unbury Carol

    • A Novel
    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 80
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
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    Carol Evers is a woman with a dark secret. She has died many times...but her many deaths are not final: They are comas, a waking slumber indistinguishable from death, each lasting days....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting Concept, Poor Execution

    • By Susanna on 04-25-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Black Mad Wheel

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    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The Danes - the band known as the "Darlings of Detroit" - are washed up and desperate for inspiration, eager to once again have a number one hit. Until an agent from the US Army approaches them....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • I was so disappointed.

    • By Mary Meadows on 05-27-17

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Bird Box

    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Elisa Giorgio
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
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    Là fuori, in un mondo dove nessuna certezza è più tale, c'è qualcosa di terrificante. Qualcosa che non deve essere visto. Chi è così...

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    • Bird Box

    • Schließe deine Augen
    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Anna Thalbach
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 4
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    Malorie ist hochschwanger, als immer mehr Menschen aus aller Welt von einem schrecklichen Wahnsinn befallen werden...

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Language

    • By Jamie on 01-15-19

    Regular price: $16.07

    • Black Mad Wheel

    • By: Josh Malerman
    • Narrated by: Christopher Ragland
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
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    Black Mad Wheel plunges us into the depths of psychological horror, where you can't always believe everything you hear....

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