And She Was: A Novel of Suspense (Mass Market Paperbound)

A Novel of Suspense

By Alison Gaylin

Harper, 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 Novel of Suspense

“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

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