And She Was

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And She Was

A Novel of Suspense

By Alison Gaylin

Harper, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780061878206, 384pp.

Publication Date: February 21, 2012

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A deftly plotted, completely involving novel with one of the most memorable protagonists to come along in years. Laura Lippman

Label me a big fan. Harlan Coben

Edgar(r) Award nominated author Alison Gaylin is rapidly becoming a major player in the thriller game. A breathtaking novel of suspense, Gaylin's And She Was introduces a remarkable new protagonist: Brenna Spector, a missing persons investigator afflicted with Hyperthymestic Syndrome, a rare disorder that enables her to remember every moment of every day of her life. A twisting mystery, both chilling and surprising, And She Was sets the haunted investigator on the trail of a missing child who vanished more than a decade earlier a case with disturbing echoes in Brenna's own scrupulously remembered past. Discover what Harlan Coben, Lisa Gardener, Laura Lippman, and other masters of suspense and crime fiction have already learned: Alison Gaylin is one of the best



Praise For And She Was

“A deftly plotted, completely involving novel with one of the most memorable protagonists to come along in years. Brenna Spector is tough, loyal, and canny -- and that’s just in her day-to-day life as the mother of an adolescent.”
-Laura Lippman, New York Times bestselling author

“Label me a big fan.”
-Harlan Coben

“A fresh new talent.”
-Perri O’Shaughnessy

“[Gaylin’s books] will blow your mind.”
-Lisa Gardner

“The perfect storm; a serious talent hits on a great idea and sparks a wonderful new character we’ll follow anywhere. One of my favorite writers raises the bar--again.”
-Lee Child

“Deftly plotted...with one of the most memorable protagonists to come along in years.”
-Laura Lippman