• "What a beautiful book. I cried and smiled my way through"

    Jane Green
  • "Heart-breaking yet blackly comic . . . echoing the style of Roddy Doyle. Impossible to put down."

  • "Beautiful, brave storytelling . . . Buy a packet (or box) of tissues and settle down with this wonderful story. One of our books of 2015"

    Heat Magazaine
  • "A bittersweet story of family, faith and love . . . both deeply affecting and life-affirming"

    Sunday Mirror
  • "Enormously readable, funny and emotionally engaging"

    Irish Times