• "Superbly observed...spare, concise and clever in the best not miss this collection"

    Robin Lane Fox, Financial Times
  • "A fascinating mixed bag, unified by the dignified, restrained strenuousness with which their subjects attempt to piece together a life"

    William Henry Holmes, Daily Mail
  • "These stories are the product of a distinctive and powerful imagination...superbly satisfying"

    Caroline Moore, Literary Review
  • "Beautifully crafted, supple and compassionate"

    Irish Times