• "Unforgettable… It’s the best book I have ever read about the cost of growing up."

    Daisy Goodwin, Sunday Times
  • "A searingly felt and expressed autobiography…Funny and profoundly hopeful – a tale of survival"

    Kate Hamer, Metro
  • "This book is good, sensible, beautiful company… Try this"

    A.L. Kennedy, Week
  • "Jeanette Winterson’s writing is poetic, emotive and beautiful"

    So Many Books So Little Time (blog)
  • "Incredibly moving and full of Winterson’s characteristic wit."