• "The kind of book that changes readers for the better… The love between Mick and Granpa, and the changing landscape they inhabit, are the highlights of this superb story."

  • "Wise and heartwarming."

    Max Davidson, Mail on Sunday
  • "[Blue Dog] is the heart-warming, funny, coming-of-age story… This is an irresistible, feel-good, laugh-out-loud tale… It is not an easy place to leave behind."

    Nicolette Jones, Sunday Times
  • "A young adult novel that will appeal to all ages."

    Lorna Cumming-Bruce, Financial Times
  • "A beautifully told story."

    Emily Bearn, Daily Telegraph, Book of the Year