Reviews

  • What happens when a duvet day turns into a duvet year?

    Sue Townsend, the bestselling author of the Adrian Mole series, returns with The Woman Who Went to Bed for a Year, a funny and touching novel about what happens when someone stops being the person everyone wants them to be.

    from publisher's description
  • Proof, once more, that Townsend is one of the funniest writers around

    The Times
  • Townsend's wit is razor-sharp

    Daily Mirror
  • Laugh-out-loud . . . a teeming world of characters whose foibles and misunderstandings provide glorious amusement. Something deeper and darker than comedy

    Sunday Times
  • She fills the pages with turmoil, anger, passion, love and big helpings of wit. It's full colour and glows with life

    Independent
  • Hilarious and totally Townsend. There were parts where I laughed until I cried

    Daily Mail
  • Touching and hilarious. Bursting with witty social commentary as well as humour

    Women's Weekly
  • A funny, poignant look at modern family life

    Daily Express