Reviews

  • "My book of the year. Beautiful, beguiling, memorable"

    Edmund de Waal
  • "Impossible to forget...beautiful and deeply humane"

    Sunday Times
  • "Profoundly moving...absorbing...and compassionate... Blackburn writes beautifully and despite its sorrows, Thin Paths is full of humour and pulsating life"

    Scotsman
  • "Marvellous... Her writing is as eloquent and elegant as ever"

    Literary Review
  • "A lyrical patchwork of fine-grained nature writing"

    Independent