“Spare, sharp, and refreshingly unsentimental…deliciously sardonic style…Always finds something fresh to explore.”
—Carole Goldberg, Hartford Courant

“One of England’s most superb novelists, could best be described as a 21st-century Thackery. Her books exude irony from every page; her blackly humorous studies of modern families virtually thrum with the Sturm und Drang of daily life.”
—Victoria A. Brownworth, The Baltimore Sun