• Every so often you will hit a line so funny and true it will make you gasp out loud . . . sharp and bracing as a Claridges martini

    Jenny Colgan, Telegraph
  • The funniest novel about the female midlife crisis

    The Times
  • Had me choking with laughter . . . Knight has pulled off a clever trick here. With humour and wit, she's addressed the serious subject of how to swallow the bitter pill of ageing not necessarily gracefully

    Evening Standard
  • The glorious fourth novel from Sunday Times columnist India Knight . . . An honest, funny book about the complexities of middle age and a reminder that life is for living, with passion and gusto, whatever your age

  • A very funny exploration of ageing written with the author's trademark wit

    Sunday Mirror