"The most sensuous writer in the land" (Fay Weldon)
"These stories of sex pack a truly original pungency... kicking off belly-laughs or melting you with an apt phrase, Simpson makes a delectable debut" (Mail on Sunday
"She can be sparingly tragic and unsparingly funny... A unique writer" (Ruth Rendell)
"Outstanding... You should read her" (The Times
"Dazzlingly original... Simpson's black-hearted humour is something to relish" (Sunday Times
'Stories told in such succulent prose that you wince at their brevity... a most exceptional debut' - Evening Standard
Winner of the Somerset Maugham Award.