Reviews

  • "In a year rich in political memoirs,<b> </b><i>Speaking Out</i> by Ed Balls is my pick of the bunch, full of anecdote, insight and authenticity’"

    Evening Standard, BOOKS OF THE YEAR
  • "Self-deprecating . . . often poignant."

    Sunday Times Culture Magazine, BOOKS OF THE YEAR
  • "An engaging, highly readable and on occasion moving portrayal of life in the Westminster madhouse."

    The i, BEST POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR
  • "[U]nusually expansive on the emotional aspects of politicians’ relationship with the voters, it feels somehow timely."

    Guardian, BOOKS OF THE YEAR
  • "A Christmas cracker of a book"

    Tablet, BOOKS OF THE YEAR