• "It's a rare treat to come across a novel that is both comic and thoughtfully acute about love, and life, and stuff... Hilarious and heart-tugging, this is indeed a memorable comedy"

  • "John O'Farrell has tapped the rich seam of domestic life in this fun new novel"

  • "Exudes prime-time, feel-good gold... What's not to like?"

    Daily Mail
  • "A brilliantly comic tale with some sharp observations on modern marriage from one of the funniest writers around"

  • "The jokes keep coming in this novel about an amnesiac family man, but the punchlines involve some serious philosophical thought"

    Independent on Sunday