Reviews

  • Sparkles with all the acuity of his best novels . . . Uproarious and always on-the-money

    Evening Standard, Books of the Year, on Middle England
  • A comedy for our times

    Guardian, on Middle England
  • Coe's back with a bang

    Daily Telegraph, on Middle England
  • Very funny. Coe is a writer of uncommon decency

    Observer, on Middle England
  • The book everyone is talking about

    The Times, on Middle England
  • A full-blooded state of the nation novel

    Sunday Times, on Middle England
  • Brilliantly funny . . . a compelling state of the nation novel, full of light and shade, which vividly charts modern Britain's tragicomic slide

    Economist, on Middle England