• "With a verve for the colour of life, this book . . . surprises with its underlying wisdom"

    6 Great Reads, Good Housekeeping
  • "An enticing debut novel by a much-vaunted young novelist"

    The Glasgow Herald
  • "A brilliantly woven tale . . . clever and often funny"

  • "A dark meditation on escapism and reinvention"

    Irish Tatler
  • "The product of a deft hand that mixes engrossing narrative with unexpected dashes of magical realism"

    India Today