• "The best thing from Denmark since Hamlet."

    John Julius Norwich
  • "A magnificent novel... a brilliant book which will repay many readings"

    The Times
  • "Tremain's achievement in Music & Silence is extraordinary ... A narrative as funny as it is compelling"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Tremain weaves her web of stories with great visual flair and emotional acuity: This is a fabulous cacophony of passion and despair"