• "This moving debut unpicks the secret selves of Maggie and Frank to reveal the tragic miscommunications of their broken family. It’s a pleasure to read such a stylish and confident new voice"

    Louise Candlish
  • "Heart-breaking secrets tenderly evoked with intelligence and depth. Maggie and Frank are unforgettable characters"

    Rachel Hore
  • "An unforgettable love story with a mystery that had me captivated until the last, heart-wrenching page. It deserves to be huge"

    Catherine Isaac
  • "The premise alone had me, but the book itself is just heartrendingly lovely. It’s beautiful, so moving and clever. I truly adored it"

    Josie Silver
  • "In her tremendously moving debut, a novel that pulses with emotional tension, Abbie Greaves masterfully unpicks a history of ordinary lives facing extraordinary challenges. I found it impossible to look away from the relationship at the heart of this novel."

    Gilly Macmillan