• "Wonderful characters, elegant, witty writing, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the rest of us only aspire to"

    Katie Fforde
  • "A writer of great wit and style.... I've read her books to ragged shreds"

    Kate Fenton, Daily Telegraph
  • "My favourite historical novelist - stylish, romantic, sharp, and witty. Her sense of period is superb, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes dashing. I owe her many happy hours"

    Margaret Drabble