"A brainy, sexy, girl-meets-boy page-turner set in post-crash Ireland"
"'Rooney’s tale of star-crossed lovers is every bit as moving and tragic as Shakespeare’s.'"
— The Scotsman
"her razor-sharp depictions of contemporary life, irresistible humour and intricate plotting are proving to be exactly what readers want"
— Irish Independent
"The pleasure here is the skill with which Moriarty inhabits her characters, as she carefully builds the suspense."
— The Guardian
— New Statesman
"expertly engineered to produce chords of feeling"
— Times Literary Supplement
"This bonkbuster lacks Gavin & Stacey’s charm and credibility"
— Daily Express
"Ruth Jones conveys human foibles and vulnerabilities with insight, compassion and a lack of judgment"
— Sunday Express