"[Plain] doesn't know how not to write a bestseller." —Newsday

"Plain writes with authority and integrity." —San Francisco Chronicle

"Belva Plain is a talented tale-spinner with an almost Dickensian ability to keep her stories going." —Philadelphia Inquirer

"Belva Plain is the queen of the family-saga writers." —The New York Times

"A superb storyteller." —The Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ)

"Reading a novel by Belva Plain is like resuming a conversation with an old friend - a comfortable ... encounter that leaves us feeling good." —The Pittsburgh Press

"A consummate storyteller skill[ed] at bringing likable characters, turbulent events and moving emotional drama together." —Rave Reviews