"An unexpected and lively take on a relatively obscure period. I liked the names you gave them – Brightleaves and the others. They seemed to make them come alive. It is difficult to get inside the heads of people so distant in time but I thought you plunged straight in and it worked. Well done!"
Alistair Moffat, writer & historian
"Beautifully written, joyful and uplifting. It’s like reading in technicolour! The detail is incredible. What a writer!"
Ailie Cliff, UK
"Nicely paced – easy to read and hard to put down! Peopled with characters of all ages that I could identify with."
Diana Raven, Interfaith Celebrant, UK
"Susan Palmer-Jones is a natural born story-teller, taking the reader by the hand into the magical world she’s created, bringing it alive with vivid detail."
David Bourne, psychotherapist, Sydney, Australia
"I love the characters, the atmosphere of the novels. I am a fan!"
Evelyne Murray-Kerr, English teacher, Monaco
"I couldn't put it down! An adventure at every corner. Really gripping. "
Catriona, aged 11