• "Whippman argues persuasively that happiness is something that emerges from the quality of relationships we have with others"

  • "A compulsive read"

    Kate Atkinson, author of Behind the Scenes at the Museum
  • "This is the novel against which the rest of the year's output demands to be judged"

    Express on Sunday
  • "Kennedy cannot help but write grippingly, and he weaves threads of love and betrayal into a thrillingly masterful ending"

  • "This superb story of divided loyalties and personal tragedy will heave you pinned to your seat"

    Woman & Home