‘I was held, I laughed, I marvelled … this is such a winner!’

Fay Weldon CBE FRSL, author, essayist, feminist and playwright


‘Joyful, sensual, funny writing.’

Samantha Harvey, author and Senior Lecturer at Bath Spa University


‘A tremendous force and energy and a sharp wit.’

Gerard Woodward, novelist, poet and short story writer



Gavin James Bower, writer, editor, scriptwriter


‘A wonderfully “big-budget” panoramic feel … very assured.’

Gavin Cologne-Brookes, author and Professor of American Literature at Bath Spa University



‘Such command, and depth and richness of detail.’

Celia Brayfield, author, academic and cultural commentator



‘A big story, well-imagined, with strong characters.’

Anna Davis, literary agent and author