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#Giveaway: The Butterfly Sister - Amy Gail Hansen

The Butterfly Sister is a moving Gothic tale that intertwines mystery, madness, betrayal, love, and literature—a fragile young woman must silence the ghosts of her past.
Ten months after dropping out of all-girl Tarble College, Ruby Rousseau is still haunted by the memories of her senior year, a time marred by an affair with her English professor and a deep depression that caused her to question her sanity.
When a mysterious suitcase arrives bearing Ruby's name and address, she tries to return it to its rightful owner, Beth—a dorm-mate at Tarble—only to learn that Beth disappeared two days earlier.
With clues found in the luggage, including a tattered copy of Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One's Own, which Ruby believes instigated her madness, she sets out to uncover the truth.


  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Original edition (August 6, 2013)
  • Sold by: HarperCollins Publishers
  • ISBN: 9780062234629
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I LOVED IT. It is the perfect beach read—girls who like dishy romantic thrillers are going to go nuts for it this summer. I myself couldn’t put it down until I was done.”
–Meg Cabot, New York Times bestselling author

“That rare thing, a dark mystery that also works on your heart… a beguiling, terrifying story and Amy Gail Hansen a true find.” –Jacquelyn Mitchard, New York Times
bestselling author of The Deep End of the Ocean

“Suspenseful and swiftly paced.” –Kirkus


Born in the Chicago suburbs, Amy Gail Hansen spent her early childhood near New Orleans. She holds a BA in English from Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. A former English teacher, she works as a freelance writer and journalist in suburban Chicago, where she lives with her husband and three children. The Butterfly Sister is her debut novel.


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  1. I'm unfamiliar with this book but I look forward to checking it out. Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

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  2. I've heard about this book already, when it was only available as an ARC. It sounds like a really good mystery, I know I'd love to win a copy.

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  3. A captivating and unique novel. Many thanks. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

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  4. Tis sounds like an exciting mystery, with some romance added in. Thanks for the giveaway.
    mtakala1 AT yahoo DOT com

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  5. This has been on my wish list for a while. I was actually supposed to receive a copy from LibraryThing but never received it :( Here's hoping I will get lucky here, thank you!

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  6. I've heard the author used The Yellow Wallpaper and The Bell Jar in her research for writing this book and I absolutely loved these, so I'm certain I would love this book!

    Laura Kay
    anovelreview(@)yahoo(.)com

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  7. I saw this book pinned on Pinterest...the cover drew me in, sounds like a good mystery.

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