Marisha Pessl
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Marisha Pessl

Marisha Pessl's bestselling debut novel, Special Topics in Calamity Physics, won the John Sargent Sr. First Novel Prize (now the Center for Fiction's Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize), and was selected as one of the 10 Best Books of the Year by The New York Times Book Review. Pessl grew up in Asheville, North Carolina, and currently resides in New York City.

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    • Night Film

    • A Novel
    • By: Marisha Pessl
    • Narrated by: Jake Weber
    • Length: 23 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,773
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,509
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      4 out of 5 stars 2,532

    On a damp October night, beautiful young Ashley Cordova is found dead in an abandoned warehouse in lower Manhattan....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What's Real?

    • By Amanda on 01-12-14

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Neverworld Wake

    • By: Marisha Pessl
    • Narrated by: Phoebe Strole
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 222
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 219

    Once upon a time, back at Darrow-Harker School, Beatrice Hartley and her five best friends were the cool kids, the beautiful ones. Then the shocking death of Jim - their creative genius and Beatrice's boyfriend - changed everything....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful, engaging, and thought provoking

    • By Keri Owen on 06-23-18

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Special Topics in Calamity Physics

    • By: Marisha Pessl
    • Narrated by: Emily Janice Card
    • Length: 21 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 884
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 489
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 491

    Special Topics in Calamity Physics is a darkly hilarious coming-of-age novel and a richly plotted suspense tale told through the distinctive voice of its heroine, Blue van Meer....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Over 21 Hours of Bliss...

    • By Jeanie on 01-12-07

    Regular price: $42.00

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