• "A novel of urgent humanity"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Rose Tremain does not disappoint. The Road Home is thematically rich, dealing with loss and separation, mourning and melancholia... As always her writing has a delicious, crunchy precision"

  • "Filled with emotional richness, complex sensibility and a passionate insistence on the humanity of the poor"

    Sunday Times
  • "A classic work by the gifted Tremain"

  • "'Tremain is a magnificent story-teller'"

    Independent on sunday