• <b>A profound reflection on the way we live and die</b>

  • <b> Open, loving, bold, inquisitive, caring . . . Here the body's cycle of life and death is recounted fearlessly by a modern woman</b>

    The Times
  • <b>The tandem stories of Case as nurse and daughter exert the pull of a novel </b>through pages threaded with philosophy and history, ethics and etymology

    Sunday Telegraph