• "The best novelist of his generation"

  • "Faulks writes with great emotional authority"

    Sunday Times
  • "An ambitious and beautifully crafted novel"

    The Time
  • "Sebastian Faulks's third and most magnificent novel is a 'feel-good' experience from cover to cover"

    Daily Mail
  • "The uniqueness of this lovely, heartwarming novel is the way it plays with the arbitrariness of significance whilst telling the story of an uprooted life lived as a journey towards love and belonging"