Reviews

  • This book is the seasonal garnish we all need. There is no subject upon which Stibbe could not entertain . . . It ends with "Zest: a vital ingredient in many Christmas dishes". But the essential zest, I'd say, is Nina Stibbe herself

    Observer
  • I'll return to An Almost Perfect Christmas year after year...it's Stibbe who truly captures that typically English attitude of adhering to traditions while grumbling about them ceaselessly

    Stylist
  • The author of Love, Nina delves hilariously into the festive season

    Elle
  • This will have any recipient chuckling out loud

    Homes & Antiques
  • All festive life is in these short stories

    Red
  • These festive essays are the perfect anecdote for anyone who doesn't "do" Christmas

    Fabulous Magazine, The Sun
  • Anyone who's suffered perennially dry turkey, the dreaded round-robin and having all your beloved's family in the same room at the same time, will laugh and laugh

    Saga
  • Prepare to ignite your Yuletide spirit

    Glamour
  • Witty, intimate, beguiling... Ideal for a Christmas stocking

    Irish Times
  • Charming

    India Knight