• "Few writers give me such consistent pleasure"

    Zadie Smith
  • "She has such great psychological insights into human beings, which is rare. She is one of the best fiction writers writing today"

    Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • "Truly absorbing... a masterful yet understated read... More please"

    Sunday Express
  • "Brilliant... Hadley's style is as discreet as good tailoring"

  • "The stories sparkle...Hadley is fascinating for the way she admits a fantasy or a missed chance can be more significant than the actual events that shape a life"