• "Quindlen invests her tale with rare pathos and even rarer psychological acumen ... the honesty of her storytelling is exemplary"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Quindlen has got so deeply inside her characters that they gave me nightmares"

    The Times
  • "Don't miss Anna Quindlen's compassionate portrayal of a violent marriage"

    Marie Claire
  • "It is rare to find a novel at once tender and taut, full of insight, yet with a darkness at its centre - and that's what makes it a gripping read"

    Margaret Forster
  • "Beautifully paced - keeps the reader anxiously turning the pages."

    New York Times Book Review