'Ironside continues to mine her seam of silver-haired humour ... This latest rage against the dying of the light will win new fans and delight the old' Daily Mail.
'Funny, often agonisingly sad - and familiar' The Lady.
'Witty and affectionate, wise but never pious, this is a delightfully irreverent look at growing older' The Spectator.
[Ironside's] chatty style of writing is endearing, her escapades laugh-out-loud-funny, her thoughts and feelings often poignant [and] her observations pin sharp