Hurry Up and Wait by Isabel Ashdown MASTER coverPraise for Hurry Up and Wait

Number One Bestseller
iTunes Book Chart

Top 100 Customer Favourites for Kindle 2011
– Amazon

‘This vivid evocation of life in 1985 is a fine second book from a writer who first won
The Mail On Sunday novel competition’
– Daily Mail

‘Ashdown’s depiction of a vulnerable teenager and the magnetic pull of a toxic friendship will have you wincing with recognition’
– Glamour

‘A darkly compelling read’
– Easy Living

‘Ashdown’s debut novel Glasshopper was named as one of the best books of 2009 and this well-crafted follow-up does not disappoint’
– Heat

‘This lively journey through the embarrassments of growing up is tightly entwined with a darker tale’
– Sainsbury’s magazine

‘Funny, insightful and often tragic’
– Dr Mardi Stewart for NewBooks magazine

‘Ashdown’s Glasshopper was one of our favourite books of 2009, and her second novel is another mix of compelling characters and 1980s nostalgia’
– Bella magazine

‘Tied in knots.  That’s how my stomach felt as I devoured this book … Hurry Up and Wait definitely receives the thumbs up from me’
– Editor Alex Jenkins, etc magazine

‘Recommended’
– The Bookbag

‘A perfectly pitched trip back to the mid-eighties.  Isabel Ashdown has captured every heartbeat of the uncertainty and excitement of growing up’
– Bookersatz