AND SHE WAS by Cindy Dyson
Publisher Wm Morrow, January 2007
"...an unforgettable first novel..."
Journal Starred Review
"Dyson delivers an original and provocative first
-- Publishers Weekly
"An impressive first novel that echoes Kingstonís The Woman Warrior
and Proulxís The Shipping News ... Dysonís talent is
overwhelmingly evident in her nimble balancing of tribal perspectives and
those of her canny, questing protagonist."
"Dyson has a distinct flair with language, and the two stories she
dovetails are intricate and absorbing... Dyson has created such a
mesmerizing group of female characters that itís disappointing to bid them
-- Portland Tribune
"At once intimate and epic, the story is told by various voices... woven together as gracefully as an Aleut grass basket...
a fascinating, well-written book unlike anything I've read in quite a
-- Birmingham News
Is your book club reading AND SHE WAS?? Cindy Dyson is
available to participate in your book club meeting via speakerphone.
Email requests to cindy at cindydyson dot com
(you have to concatenate the words and replace "at" with @...)