“It is impossible to read this book and not be moved.”–Daily Telegraph (London)
“A true romance, evocative of a passing generation and their triumphs and tribulations.”–Kirkus Reviews
"Linklater tells the story with great skill." –The Times (London)
“What makes the book compelling is its sympathy for real people coping with a world conflagration that had nothing to do with them." –The Herald (Scotland)
From the Trade Paperback edition.