“An insightful exploration of a girl’s inner tickings.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Maddie’s quiet courage shimmers like the flash of a butterfly’s wing.”—Caroline Starr Rose, author of May B.
“I love everything about this novel. Being inside Madrigal’s thoughts is like living in a metronome that slowly evolves into a layered symphony. Fritz’s verse style gently alters your brainwaves until you are in perfect rhythm with the universe.”—Nicole Valentine, author of A Time Traveler’s Theory of Relativity
“A lyrical novel that makes you feel the chill in your bones but also gives you hope and beauty and lightness, like watching Maddie’s beloved butterflies open and soar.”—Kathryn Erskine, National Book Award–winning author of Mockingbird