As always, Pilcher is a sensible fairy godmother, bestowing happy endings upon the worthy and heartsick. . . [she has a] . . . remarkably evocative sense of place and watercolorist's eye for muted detail.
enchanting . . . bound to delight her many thousands of fans.
Pilcher's strength is knowing what she can do well and writing about what she knows. She has a way of tapping into the emotional life of her readers and making them care about characters not unlike themselves.
An entrancing tale of middle-aged love, broken hearts and teenage angst
Rosamunde Pilcher's warm spell is charming and utterly convincing
Unashamed hymns to the virtues of domesticity, continuity and human warmth. And (they are) thundering good reads
Another dose of the kind of heartwarming, gentle fiction for which she is known and loved . . . like a big mug of cocoa in front of a blazing fire on a winter night
A gentle tale of everyday happenings to a set of well-drawn and believable characters
A beautiful, haunting story. . . that will tug at your heartstrings
Whether she is being poignant, wry or perceptive, Rosamunde Pilcher is always gentle