Calling All Chicago Area Book Nerds! Join Us at a Book Party in Honor of Marisha Pessl!

Donuts + Pizza + One Amazing Book = A party you do NOT want to miss!

New York Times bestselling author Marisha Pessl is heading to Chicago to celebrate the upcoming launch of her first YA book, Neverworld Wake. Check out the details below!

Don’t forget to RSVP by sending an email to by 4/16!

Neverworld Wake

Neverworld Wake

Enter a realm where fears are physical and memories come alive in this absorbing psychological suspense thriller, from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Special Topics in Calamity Physics and Night Film

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 sharing secrets, crushes, plans to change the world–hoping she’ll get to the bottom of the dark questions gnawing at her about Jim’s death.But as the night plays out in a haze of stilted jokes and unfathomable silence, Beatrice senses she’s never going to know what really happened.Then a mysterious man knocks on the door. Blithely, he announces the impossible: time for them has become stuck, snagged on a splinter that can only be removed if the former friends make the harshest of decisions.

Now Beatrice has one last shot at answers . . . and at life.

And so begins the Neverworld Wake.

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