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  • A moving story, a condemnation of the way we treat our old friends and loves, a rage against the dying of the light

    Philip Howard, The Times
  • A novel painfully full of feeling, and totally credible-the passion shines through

    Isabel Quigly, Financial Times
  • A memorably touching story about the pressures on a family trying to do their best... A wonderfully accurate, powerful and even funny portrait

    Graham Lord, Sunday Express
  • It is close to life in a way we hardly expect a novel to be, and finally very moving

    Hilary Mantel, Daily Telegraph
  • An extremely skilful and angry novel...beautifully written

    Anita Brookner, Spectator

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