• "Alice Hoffman is simply brilliant"

    Daily Mail
  • "A moving, poignant, powerful tale about love, death, friendship and family... Blue Diary gently gets under your skin. You'll be hooked"

    Daily Mirror
  • "Alice Hoffman writes quite wonderfully about the magic in our lives"

    New York Times Book Review
  • "Like her contemporaries, Carol Shields and Alice Munro, Hoffman has an acute eye for detail... Hoffman writes with heartbreaking clarity"

    The Times
  • "Honest, shattering, seductive, and ultimately healing, Blue Diary is an unforgettable novel by a writer who tells "truths powerful enough to break a reader's heart""