• "A tale of lost innocence, the power of art and the pain of love"

    Sunday Express
  • "Bewitching debut novel… It’s a vivid, intoxicating blend of fact and fiction, desire and creativity. If you’re passionate about art, you’ll love it – and if you didn’t think you were remotely interested in it, you will be by the end of it"

  • "An altogether painterly book, full of vividly evocative scenes"

    Anthony Gardner, Mail on Sunday
  • "A lovely, poignant, evocative novel. Delicious"

    Saga Magazine
  • "The raw power of colour is emphasised again and again"

    Cath Sell, Nudge