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Marisha Pessl grew up in Asheville, North Carolina, and now lives in New York City. Special Topics in Calamity Physics, her debut novel, was a bestseller in both hardcover and paperback. It won the 2006 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. Her new novel, Night Film, comes out August 20, 2013.Marisha's Facebook:
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Bittersweet-Reader Thriller
11 nervenaufreibende Leseproben (German Edition)
Chelsea Bobulski, Eileen Cook, James Dashner, Juno Dawson, Megan Miranda, Lauren Oliver, Marisha Pessl, Roxanne St. Claire, Rachel Ward - 2020-07-30
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Night Film
A Novel
Marisha Pessl - 2014-07-01 (first published in 2013)
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On a damp October night, 24-year-old Ashley Cordova is found dead in an abandoned warehouse in lower Manhattan. Though her death is ruled a suicide, veteran investigative journalist Scott McGrath suspects otherwise. As he probes the strange circumstances surrounding Ashley's life and death, McGrath comes face-to-face with the legacy of her father: ...
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Neverworld Wake
Marisha Pessl - 2018-06-05
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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.One year after graduation, Beatrice is returning to Wincroft - the seaside estate where they spent so many nights shar...
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Special Topics in Calamity Physics
Marisha Pessl - 2007-04-24 (first published in 2006)
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Calamity Physics: The resulting explosion of energy, light, heartbreak, and wonder as Blue van Meer enters a small, elite school in a sleepy mountain town. Blue's highly unusual past draws her to a charismatic group of friends at St. Gallway and their captivating teacher, Hannah Schneider. A sudden drowning, a series of inexplicable events, and fin...
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Rentrée littéraire
Carole Martinez, Clélia Anfray, Gaëlle Bantegnie, Amélie (de) Bourbon Parme, Marie Causse, Elena Costa, Michaël Ferrier, Cynthia Fleury, Tristan Garcia, Jean Hatzfeld, Félicité Herzog, Isabelle Jarry, Alain Jaubert, Hédi Kaddour, Fabrice Loi, Marisha Pessl, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya, Jean-François Samlong, Boualem Sansal, Jon Kalman Stefansson - 2015-06-18
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Retrouvez dans ce dossier les premiers chapitres des 20 titres de la rentrée littéraire 2015 des éditions Gallimard :La Terre qui penche (Carole Martinez) ; Le Censeur (Clélia Anfray) ; Au pays d'Alice (Gaëlle Bantegnie) ; Le secret de l'empereur (Amélie de Bourbon Parme) ; Le Bercail (Marie Causse) ; Daniel Avner a disparu (Elena Costa) ; Mémoires...