• I loved Gone. It will stay with me for a long time

    Cerys Matthews
  • A remarkable and original memoir . . . thrilling

    Barbara Ellen, Observer
  • Intense, elegiac and completely mesmerizing ... a beautifully pitched memoir which hits many different registers

    The Bookseller (Book of the Month)
  • Riveting . . . her story of bereavement and resilience, and the determination to pursue one's art no matter what obstacles stand in one's way, is as enchanting as Kym's recording of a Brahms concerto

    Harper's Bazaar
  • A remarkable story of love and loss . . . Also a gripping thriller that contains a hint of scandal, as well as money, villains and a secret

    Helen Davies, Sunday Times
  • Fascinating . . . a tragic musical love affair . . . told in admirably lucid and uncluttered prose

    Adam Sweeting, The Arts Desk
  • A movingly uncertain memoir of obsession, love and loss . . . Kym has an easy, elegant way of describing music

    Financial Times
  • Deeply moving

    Sarah Foot, Daily Mail
  • This book makes for a devastating but ultimately redemptive read. It is much more than a story about a lost violin: it is about who we are, how we love, how we grieve

    Clemency Burton-Hill, Mail on Sunday