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    'This is a sublimely funny and clever first novel, and I predict that it won't be long before the extremely talented Carold Cadwalladr is required reading' 


    Daily Mail
  • "Hats off to Carole Cadwalladr. Such a pleasure to read. Unpretentious and serious, funny and moving. A rare find"

    Monica Ali, Monica Ali
  • "'Half delicious romp, half calamitous chronicle of family breakdown... Every twig on this family tree quivers with life'"

    Sunday Times
  • "'Carole Cadwalladr's clever and moving debut examines three generations of the Monroe family and explores nature versus nurture...Thoughtful and immensely entertaining'"

  • "'A rare treat, delivered with aplomb'"

    Sunday Telegraph