[A] winning, well-plotted read . . . the mystery's denouement at the dance makes a glamorous and dramatic conclusion
A breezily entertaining read from the author of Lady In Waiting, with clever plotting and a beautiful setting
Stirring story of wartime secrets and intrigue
Thrilling . . . The atmosphere is perfect, the anxieties and fears of the young Anne are particularly realistic, and the mystery is the perfect riddle. This is a superb story, told with verve and love. Lady Anne Glenconner seems to have been born to write, and one wonders why she came to it so late in life . . . Hats off to Lady Anne for producing such a brilliant story!