• I read this book in one sitting. It moved me to tears, to shouts of laughter, and made me look at even the most mundane things in a different way

    Sunday Times
  • Extremely funny, brilliant

    Sunday Telegraph
  • Engaging, eccentric, hilarious, incredibly good company. A wonderwall of moments and memories . . . one of our most entertaining authors

  • Very, very funny . . . the kind of book you'll want to press on your friends

  • Witty, terrific, stupendously funny

    Daily Telegraph
  • Warm, funny . . . wonderfully accurate and evocative . . . we close the book wanting more

    Times Literary Supplement
  • Pitch perfect

    Financial Times
  • Funny, perceptive, thought-provoking. Armitage has a poet's eye for the poignant detail and the bigger theme


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