'It is beautifully written, the sentences polished like gems - but it is the book's substances that sticks in the mind' Anthony Capella.
'The menace simmering beneath the surface of its prose is compelling' Hephzibah Anderson, Daily Mail.
'Elegant, rich and gratifying' Claire Beale, Independent.
'This is a fine, sensitive, moving book - a remarkable first novel' Justin Cartwright.
'(A) beautifully constructed debut' Catherine Taylor, Guardian.