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  • A beautifully constructed, wonderfully intelligent and beguiling novel, rich with a multitude of pleasures

    William Boyd
  • It's glorious and gorgeous. I was absolutely immersed and gripped and I'm devastated to have finished it

    Marian Keyes
  • It's been ages since I was so absorbed in a contemporary novel. I loved it

    Nick Hornby
  • In rich and sensuous prose, Cowley Heller, cracks open the human heart and exposes her character's choices: the paths not taken and the devastating consequences. I smelled the old cabins and the backwoods, felt the pond water lapping around my ankles, experienced the love and loss of family. A perceptive and powerful story which will stay with me for a long time

    Claire Fuller, author of Unsettled Ground
  • Tightly woven and immediate, The Paper Palace takes us deep into a vivid summer landscape, a family, and a private, longstanding love story, and holds us there from start to finish

    Meg Wolitzer, New York Times bestselling author of The Wife and The Female Persuasion
  • I can't think of a more brilliant debut than The Paper Palace. Enticing, assured and multi-layered, it introduces a major new voice in American fiction . . . A marvel

    Cressida Connolly
  • Absolutely phenomenal novel - dazzling writing and utterly addictive. Read it

    Rosamund Lupton
  • It felt as if I read The Paper Palace in one go. It was completely immersive, and shocking, and utterly alive. I loved it

    Nina Stibbe
  • This accomplished family saga is gripping and poetic, capturing the complexity of the human heart

    Daily Mirror
  • The Paper Palace turned out to be the very page-turner I needed. If you want to learn something about love over a long time - how it can hurt, how it can soar - read this book

    Mary Beth Keane, New York Times bestselling author of Ask Again, Yes

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