• "Truly original, witty and well-observed... A work of genius"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "A tour de force of comic storytelling"

    Roger Sabin, Observer
  • "Wickedly funny... This book is so good that one can hardly bear to reach the end"

    Daily Mail
  • "Hilarious... Gemma Bovery deliciously exploits Posy Simmonds' talent for observing, in words and in pictures, the absurdities of daily life among the aspiring metropolitan middle class at home and abroad"

    The Times