“One of the funniest rites of passage novels in a long time … a great summer read.” - TIME OUT


"The funniest novel of the year." - PARIS MATCH

“Laugh-out-loud funny and genuinely touching. A magical journey. Julian Corkle is a big fat masterpiece.” - EOIN COLFER

“A genuinely funny book with a great big heart. I fell in love with Julian Corkle.” - JENNY ECLAIR

"Julian Corkle is a Filthy Liar is brilliant. As a film, it’ll be as good as Muriel’s Wedding and THAT’S going some.” - JULIE BURCHILL

“A tour de farce which goes straight for the jocular
vein!” - KATHY LETTE

“Sherry is a character who gets under your skin. Normal or not, I soon fell in love with her.” - TIME OUT

“Nicely paced and nuanced and, as a nod to the reader’s intelligence, all is not always spelled out.” - AUSTRALIAN WOMEN’S WEEKLY

“Pacy, inventive, clever and accurate in the details, full of affection for its underclass protagonists.” - NEW ZEALAND HERALD

“An antidote to the blues … this invigorating novel inspires self-belief and fortitude.” - ELLE, France

“A novel full of joy.” - TELEPRO, Belgium

“DJ Connell delights in clawing away at damaged society.”  - 24 HEURES, Switzerland


Interview with Frances Kay


In the booth with Ruth.


French interview with Bouquiner


German Glimmerfee video review