'Supremely sure of her material and purpose, compassionate but never sentimental' --SUNDAY TIMES, Feb 2011
'Wonderfully observed and readable' --THE TIMES, Feb 2011
'The author's psychology, as always, is sound, the plotting secure and the pacing brisk and page-turning. Another winner' --DAILY MAIL, March 2011
'The legendary Ms Trollope triumphs yet again, with her latest slick of classy chick-lit' --HEAT, March 2011
'Sociologically and psychologically as observant as ever'
--THE SPECTATOR, March 2011
Can a mother ever hand over her son to another woman?