Dierbeck, Lisa

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Lisa Dierbeck is the author of the critically acclaimed novel One Pill Makes You Smaller, translated internationally, and selected as a New York Times Notable Book, and The Autobiography of Jennie X, the debut publication of Mischief and Mayhem, which the New York Observer called, “Fast-paced, psychologically taut . . . beguiling.” 

Her fiction and nonfiction have been published in numerous literary journals and anthologies. A two-time Pushcart Prize nominee whose public speaking engagements have included radio and television, she contributes frequently to magazines and publications, including Elle, Glamour, The New York Observer, The New York Times Book Review, People, and O, The Oprah Magazine.

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One Pill Makes You Smaller, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003 (Fiction)

The Autobiography of Jenny X,  OR Books/Mischief and Mayhem, 2010 (Fiction)

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