Orange Prize for Fiction, 2012, Long-listed, The Blue Book.
[Kennedy's] writing really dazzles, her prose is precise and crafted, and her eye for detail and her sense of what's important in people's lives and minds is as sharp as a scalpel.
- Toronto Star
A moving story, worth reading.
- Globe and Mail
... an interesting, ambitious work ...
- Montreal Gazette
[Kennedy] whip[s] up cyclones of prose ...
- Georgia Straight
It may take a while to find your land-legs after reading Kennedy, but the trip will have been well worth while.