And She Was: A Novel of Suspense (Mass Market Paperbound)
A Novel of Suspense
Harper, 9780061878206, 384pp.
Publication Date: February 21, 2012
"A deftly plotted, completely involving novel with one of the most memorable protagonists to come along in years."
"Label me a big fan."
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.”
“A fresh new talent.”
“[Gaylin’s books] will blow your mind.”
“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.”
“Deftly plotted...with one of the most memorable protagonists to come along in years.”