Reviews

  • "An involving, moving and, above all, relevant novel that ought to be in every school library in the land and put into the hands of as many children as possible"

    Guardian
  • "Excellent . . . what could be an unbearably sad tale is made compulsively readable by a writer of grace and skill"

    Independent
  • "A very moving book and highly recommended"

    Birmingham Post
  • "The strength of the story is the author's empathy with all her characters, and her skill in engaging the reader with their feelings"

    Books for Keeps
  • "Well-written, with very real characters, this latest Doherty title is a heart-breaking yet ultimately hopeful examination of HIV/Aids, child trafficking and adoption"

    The Bookseller