• Smart, compassionate, warm, moving and so VERY funny. I smiled a million times. This book will make a lot of people very, very happy

    Marian Keyes
  • Compelling. Mystery fans are going to be enthralled

    Harlan Coben
  • A superb debut. Thrilling, moving, laugh-out-loud funny and packed with characters you will want to see a LOT more of

    Mark Billingham
  • Funny, clever and achingly British - what else would you expect from a book by Richard Osman?

    Adam Kay
  • A warm, wise and witty warning never to underestimate the elderly

    Val McDermid
  • What a joy! Full of brilliantly observed humour, spot-on dialogue and twists and turns aplenty. Joyce and the gang are now my favourite crime-solving team

    Nina Stibbe
  • Utterly charming and very, very clever. Exactly what you'd expect from Richard Osman writing a crime novel

    Sarah Pinborough
  • Robert Galbraith meets Tom Sharpe. Plot driven with great characters, I'm doing actual lols on every page. I don't ever want to finish this book!

    Philippa Perry
  • What a tonic! A scrumptious mixture of wry humour, poignancy, OAP rebellion and the unexpected. I've never read a murder mystery like this one before. Should be on prescription

    Jane Corry