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Special Topics in Calamity Physics

Marisha Pessl

The mesmerizing New York Times bestseller by the author of Night Film Marisha Pessl's dazzling debut sparked raves from critics and heralded the arrival of a vibrant new voice in American fiction. At the center of Special Topics in Calamity Physics is clever, deadpan Blue van Meer, who has a head full of literary, philosophical, scientific, and cinematic knowledge. But she could use some friends. Upon entering the elite St. Gallway School, she finds some-a clique of eccentrics known as the Bluebloods. One drowning and one hanging later, Blue finds herself puzzling out a byzantine murder mystery. Nabokov meets Donna Tartt (then invites the rest of the Western Canon to the party) in this novel-with visual aids drawn by the author-that has won over readers of all ages.

The mesmerizing New York Times bestseller by the author of Night Film Marisha Pessl's dazzling debut sparked raves from critics and heralded the arrival of a vibrant new voice in American fiction. At the center of Special Topics in Calamity Physics is clever, deadpan Blue van Meer, who has a head full of literary, philosophical, scientific, and cinematic knowledge. But she could use some friends. Upon entering the elite St. Gallway School, she finds some-a clique of eccentrics known as the Bluebloods. One drowning and one hanging later, Blue finds herself puzzling out a byzantine murder mystery. Nabokov meets Donna Tartt (then invites the rest of the Western Canon to the party) in this novel-with visual aids drawn by the author-that has won over readers of all ages.
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The mesmerizing New York Times bestseller by the author of Night Film Marisha Pessl's dazzling debut sparked raves from critics and heralded the arrival of a vibrant new voice in American fiction. At the center of Special Topics in Calamity Physics is clever, deadpan Blue van Meer, who has a head full of literary, philosophical, scientific, and cinematic knowledge. But she could use some friends. Upon entering the elite St. Gallway School, she finds some-a clique of eccentrics known as the Bluebloods. One drowning and one hanging later, Blue finds herself puzzling out a byzantine murder mystery. Nabokov meets Donna Tartt (then invites the rest of the Western Canon to the party) in this novel-with visual aids drawn by the author-that has won over readers of all ages.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Janice Card

Length:

21h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:30


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:10


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:46


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:14


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:34


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:59


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:19


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:11


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:03


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:55


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:43


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:08


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:49


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:43


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:24


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:21


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:44


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:21


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:37


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:22


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:23


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

07:40


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:04


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:30


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:29


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:18


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:44


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:07


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:18


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

04:27


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:03


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:40


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:36


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:17


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:47


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:59


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:04


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:21


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:00


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:24


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

04:40


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

07:42


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:57


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:39


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:32


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

06:33


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:05


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:26


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:42


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:49


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:17


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

06:31


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

07:40


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:21


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:26


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

05:46


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

05:16


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

05:08


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

05:18


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:08


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

05:12


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:50


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

04:59


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

06:05


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

05:43


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

05:23


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

05:24


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

05:16


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

05:56


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

04:23


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

04:09


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

05:32


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

05:26


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

05:52


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

06:09


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

05:57


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:06


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

04:57


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:53


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

05:43


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

06:38


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

05:29


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

06:14


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

05:50


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

05:42


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

05:44


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

05:37


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

04:59


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

06:56


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

04:54


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

05:14


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

05:30


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

05:54


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

05:03


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

06:17


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

05:58


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

04:30


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

04:01


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

05:36


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

05:58


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

05:05


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

05:18


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

05:39


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

04:20


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

04:25


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

04:00


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

05:25


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

06:01


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

06:06


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

07:36


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

05:50


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

06:12


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

04:26


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

04:04


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

05:11


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

06:05


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

05:39


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

05:09


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

04:55


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

04:02


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

05:40


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

05:27


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

06:27


Chapter 132
Chapter 132

05:28


Chapter 133
Chapter 133

05:44


Chapter 134
Chapter 134

06:20


Chapter 135
Chapter 135

05:55


Chapter 136
Chapter 136

05:57


Chapter 137
Chapter 137

06:09


Chapter 138
Chapter 138

05:40


Chapter 139
Chapter 139

06:20


Chapter 140
Chapter 140

05:31


Chapter 141
Chapter 141

06:00


Chapter 142
Chapter 142

05:30


Chapter 143
Chapter 143

04:02


Chapter 144
Chapter 144

04:10


Chapter 145
Chapter 145

05:09


Chapter 146
Chapter 146

04:25


Chapter 147
Chapter 147

05:32


Chapter 148
Chapter 148

05:55


Chapter 149
Chapter 149

06:38


Chapter 150
Chapter 150

06:03


Chapter 151
Chapter 151

05:10


Chapter 152
Chapter 152

04:17


Chapter 153
Chapter 153

05:59


Chapter 154
Chapter 154

06:30


Chapter 155
Chapter 155

07:25


Chapter 156
Chapter 156

04:40


Chapter 157
Chapter 157

05:38


Chapter 158
Chapter 158

05:54


Chapter 159
Chapter 159

04:57


Chapter 160
Chapter 160

04:27


Chapter 161
Chapter 161

04:47


Chapter 162
Chapter 162

05:48


Chapter 163
Chapter 163

05:06


Chapter 164
Chapter 164

04:46


Chapter 165
Chapter 165

05:27


Chapter 166
Chapter 166

05:50


Chapter 167
Chapter 167

05:55


Chapter 168
Chapter 168

05:45


Chapter 169
Chapter 169

07:18


Chapter 170
Chapter 170

05:54


Chapter 171
Chapter 171

05:08


Chapter 172
Chapter 172

06:02


Chapter 173
Chapter 173

05:22


Chapter 174
Chapter 174

05:51


Chapter 175
Chapter 175

04:54


Chapter 176
Chapter 176

05:09


Chapter 177
Chapter 177

03:55


Chapter 178
Chapter 178

04:06


Chapter 179
Chapter 179

04:28


Chapter 180
Chapter 180

05:20


Chapter 181
Chapter 181

04:57


Chapter 182
Chapter 182

05:14


Chapter 183
Chapter 183

05:38


Chapter 184
Chapter 184

06:03


Chapter 185
Chapter 185

05:07


Chapter 186
Chapter 186

05:20


Chapter 187
Chapter 187

04:52


Chapter 188
Chapter 188

05:55


Chapter 189
Chapter 189

05:59


Chapter 190
Chapter 190

05:48


Chapter 191
Chapter 191

07:42


Chapter 192
Chapter 192

05:43


Chapter 193
Chapter 193

05:46


Chapter 194
Chapter 194

05:43


Chapter 195
Chapter 195

05:39


Chapter 196
Chapter 196

04:44


Chapter 197
Chapter 197

03:24


Chapter 198
Chapter 198

04:45


Chapter 199
Chapter 199

04:59

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