Sarah Addison Allen is the author of The Girl Who Chased the Moon, Garden Spells, and The Sugar Queen. She was born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina.
"Secrets are ready to be uncovered. . . . Allen masterfully
weaves a Southern world of believable characters and keeps readers
flipping pages with this dreamy one-nighter."--Southern
"[Sarah Addison Allen] juggles small-town history and mystical thriller, character development and eerie magical realism in a fine Southern gothic drama."--Publishers Weekly "In this delectable, read-in-one-sitting treasure, Allen once again demonstrates her astonishing ability to believably blur the lines between the magical and the mundane."--Booklist "Peppered with Allen's trademark Southern charm . . . a must-read for fans of Alice Hoffman."--Library Journal "Immensely readable . . . pulses with sensual details."--The Denver Post "Sarah Addison Allen writes the kind of books I love best: rich, magical, irresistible."--New York Times bestselling author Susan Elizabeth Phillips