• "A luscious tiramisu of a first novel - sweet, naughty and irresistible"

    Harpers & Queen
  • "Wonderfully sensual novel ... that celebrates the glory of lust, love and food... La Cucina is written in lush prose that conjures flavours, scents and colourful characters with a magical intensity"

  • "This book will appeal to all your senses...Wonderful"

    New Woman
  • "Wonderful. A festival of life and all its pleasures"

    Joanne Harris, author of Chocolat