Reviews

  • "There is no doubt in my mind that Iris Murdoch is one of the most important novelists now writing in English...The power of her imaginative vision, her intelligence and her awareness and revelation of human truth are quite remarkable"

    The Times
  • "Dazzlingly entertaining and inventive"

    The Times
  • "Funny and poignant and arguably Murdoch's finest hour"

    Daily Express
  • "A fantastic feat of imagination as well as a marvellous sustained piece of writing"

    Vogue
  • "An enjoyable, thought-provoking and unforgettable novel"

    Daily Mail