I finished the book in one sitting, leaving the children unbathed, dogs unwalked, a husband unfed, and giving alternate cries of joy and recognition throughout (Jully Cooper
I reread, for the nth time, E. M. Delafield's dry, caustic Diary of a Provincial Lady, and howled with laughter (India Knight
Glorious, simply glorious (DAILY TELEGRAPH
She converts the small and familiar dullness of life into laughter (The TIMES
A very funny and acutely observed account of Edwardian domestic life.