• Sittenfeld is a clever and refreshing writer... Likeable and compelling... Witty and astute... The result is impressive but most of all enjoyable

    The Sunday Times
  • Good-humoured, deeply engaging... Brilliant... Gratifying and elucidating

  • Delightful... Entertaining and thought-provoking... Sittenfeld's cut-glass prose and razor-sharp observations take her work to another level

  • Funny and painfully true... Closing it for the last time, you feel like you're losing a new best friend

    Marie Claire
  • Razor-sharp... Sittenfeld's prose, which has that elusive ability to seduce you without you ever noticing The writing, is a joy to read, and her characters a joy to spend time with

    Time Out

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