• No one can dig down into the shrouded recesses of the human heart quite as forensically as Vickers

    Sunday Times
  • Vickers writes of relationships with undaunted clarity

    Adam Phillips
  • Heart-warming...Grandmothers is a beautifully written and moving celebration of this love, too often unsung, that reaches out across the generations. It should be read by all grannies - so that's one Christmas present sorted

    The Times
  • A gentle, subtly autumnal tale...allows characters ample opportunity to reflect wisely on subjects including art, family and mortality

    Daily Mail
  • A fond portrait of what it is to love a child, both yours and not... a tonic for the overlooked modern grandmother

    Sunday Times
  • An incisive exploration of the sweetly painful love that exists between generations

    Mail on Sunday