AND SHE WAS first came to my attention as the result of a somewhat unique promotional item. The token in question that was sent to me with the book was an oversized milk carton. One side of it bore a “MISSING” heading with a photo and biographical information regarding Iris Neff, a child whose unsolved disappearance serves as one of the catalysts for the plot. The novel is even more intriguing than its promotion (always a good thing), a somber, complex and intriguing story of how lives are forever changed by a moment’s action.
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