Reviews

  • Her voice, laconical and richly sensuous, sings out with a note of unequivocal love for the people she is setting down on the page

    Marina Warner
  • The most sensuous of writers, Willa Cather builds her imagined world almost as solidly as our five senses build the universe around us

    Rebecca West
  • Takes a knife and stabs you through the heart, by its joining of such ravishment with such pessimism

    New Yorker