• Alongside laugh-out-loud travel stories, the book also provides a moving account of her coming to terms with her father's death

    Daily Mirror
  • Vivid, laugh-out-loud, moving

    Sunday Express
  • Alongside a wealth of vivid and hilarious travel stories, Sue also writes movingly about coming to terms with the recent death of her father as she stands beside the Ganges

    Daily Express
  • The former Bake Off presenter journeys far out of her comfort zone on travels from India to Indonesia, sharing entertaining travel stories and a moving account of grieving for her father

    Pick of the holiday reads, Daily Mirror
  • An unvarnished, endearing and very funny account

    Woman & Home
  • Part memoir, part travel guide. A fab account full of wit and emotion

  • Her misadventures deliver laughs aplenty, but she's also engaged with the places, politics and crucially, the people. Enjoyable, interesting and often moving

    Book of the month, Wanderlust
  • Praise for Spectacles:

  • Drama, tears and laughs - Spectacles has got it all. A brilliant, touching memoir suffused with love, it reminds you that life is best lived at wonky angles. I ADORED it

    Jessie Burton, Bestselling author of, The Miniaturist
  • Perfect for travellers (The 12 books of Christmas: The ultimate book gift guide for 2018)


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