Reviews

  • "An involving, moving and, above all, relevant novel that ought to be in every school library in the land and put into the hands of as many children as possible."

    Adele Geras, Guardian
  • "Excellent . . . what could be an unbearably sad tale is made compulsively readable by a writer of grace and skill."

    Nicholas Tucker, Independent
  • "A very moving book and highly recommended."

    Birmingham Post
  • "The strength of the story is the author's empathy with all her characters, and her skill in engaging the reader with their feelings"

    Books for Keeps
  • "Well-written, with very real characters, this latest Doherty title is a heart-breaking yet ultimately hopeful examination of HIV/Aids, child trafficking and adoption. (SEASON HIGHLIGHT)"

    The Bookseller