'Her prose is a thing of beauty' Daisy Goodwin, Sunday Times
'Where the book is most successful - and most poignant - is in the viciously honest picture Didion draws of a lonely, encroaching old age! Your heart breaks for her increasing and incurable frailty' Julie Myerson, Observer
Joan Didion is the author of five novels and seven previous books of nonfiction: among them the great portraits of a decade in essays, Sentimental Journeys, The White Album and Slouching Towards Bethlehem. Her previous book, The Year of Magical Thinking was an international bestseller.