Reviews

  • "Doherty's superb control of her material and her beautiful use of language have never more perfectly combined than in this genuinely chilling ghost story . . . Eerily atmospheric, emotionally authentic, this is a powerful and touching coming-of-age adventure with romance at its heart."

    Daily Mail
  • "Haunting in every sense of the word, and full of unforgettable images"

    Andrea Reece, Books for Keeps, Best Books for of the Year
  • "Fabulous… Berlie Doherty doesn't put a foot wrong"

    The Bookbag
  • "Doherty's briliantly crafted, atmospheric story is a hugely satisfying read"

    Marilyn Brocklehurst, Booksellers' Choice, The Bookseller
  • "Hauntingly absorbing"

    Glasgow Herald