• "As it gathered pace... I found my heart beating faster. I cannot remember a more compulsive book... I am bowled over by the art of the novelist"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Kennedy knows how to keep the pages turning...A pacy, absorbing and intelligent story"

    Elizabeth Buchan, The Times
  • "Excellent ... The pace is thriller-like, so cancel all engagements for the duration"

    Good Housekeeping
  • "Writing in the first person as a woman, [Kennedy] pulls off a bold imaginative transformation that I find enthralling and persuasive"

    Jonathan Raban
  • "His impressive achievement is... his narrator Sally, whose turbulent emotions he conveys with an unusual depth of understanding"

    Times Literary Supplement