Scorching, self-scouring: a young woman finds her steel and learns to wield it' - Helen Garner'
'Brutal, brave and utterly compelling...I can't remember a book I devoured with such intensity, nor one that moved me so profoundly' --Rebecca Starford, author of Bad Behaviour
'Courageous, heartbreaking and ultimately hopeful' --Liam Pieper, author of The Toymaker
'Sensitive and clear-eyed' --Jessica Friedmann, author of Things That Helped
'A page-turner of a memoir, impossible to put down' --Krissy Kneen, author of An Uncertain Grace