• "There has been a slew of novels commemorating the First World War’s anniversaries. Field Service will be judged one of the best."

    John Sutherland, The Times
  • "A masterly analyst of human behaviour....Carefully nuanced and engaging...Puts the work of most other historical novelists in the shade"

    Nick Rennison, Sunday Times
  • "I found this deeply moving; a fine tribute to the early work of the War Graves Commission, which I’ll never take for granted again"