Reviews

  • "There aren't many truly great writers... William Maxwell is one of them"

    The Times
  • "A story of such engaging warmth that it will melt many a reader to tears"

    Time Magazine
  • "Very delightful"

    V.S. Pritchett
  • "Rare...exquisite...a cameo-like perfection"

    New York Herald Tribune
  • "A lovely, heartbreaking book"

    New York Sun