Tom Perrotta
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Tom Perrotta

Thomas R. Perrotta (born August 13, 1961) is an American novelist and screenwriter best known for his novels Election (1998) and Little Children (2004), both of which were made into critically acclaimed, Academy Award-nominated films. Perrotta co-wrote the screenplay for the 2006 film version of Little Children with Todd Field, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay. He is also known for his novel The Leftovers (2011), which has been adapted into a TV series on HBO.
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    • Mrs. Fletcher

    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: Finn Wittrock, Carrie Coon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,141
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,041
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 1,035

    A 46-year-old divorcée whose only child has just left for college, Eve is struggling to adjust to her empty nest when one night her phone lights up with a text message from an anonymous number....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • As usual for Tom Perrotta, very entertaining!

    • By Denise on 12-20-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Leftovers

    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Length: 10 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 1,229
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,085
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 1,099

    What if—whoosh, right now, with no explanation—a number of us simply vanished? That’s what the bewildered citizens of Mapleton are struggling with....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The title is the best part

    • By Pamela Harvey on 09-03-11

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Little Children

    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: George Wilson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 365
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 227
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 227

    Tom Perrotta's thirtysomething parents of young children are a varied and surprising bunch....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Distracting...

    • By Ashley on 11-06-08

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Abstinence Teacher

    • A Novel
    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: Campbell Scott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 269
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 111

    When a sex-education teacher and a soccer coach, adversaries in a small-town culture war, actually talk to each other, they are forced to take each other at something other than face value....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Same and Better

    • By Kelley on 01-13-08

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Nine Inches

    • Stories
    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Andi Arndt, Tom Perrotta, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 54

    This twelve story book features a group set in Perrotta’s trademark suburban setting, focusing on the fissures in families and unexpected connections among members of typical American communities....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great short stories capture modern day life

    • By Mark on 06-30-14

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Wishbones

    • By: Tom Perrotta
    • Narrated by: Jack Hawkins
    • Length: 3 hrs and 2 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    In The Wishbones, Tom Perrotta's characters are 90s adults still clinging to their 70s dreams. Thirty-one-year-old Dave Raymond....

    Regular price: $13.27

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