This darkly funny book is very insightful about family dynamics and how small choices can leave us far from where we meant to be
'This Is Yesterday is a song for the outsiders, a hymn to the suburban misfits. Here the tensions and oddness of lower-middle class family life are explored in poetic detail. Inhabited by weak men and strong women, it is shot through with rumination and echoes with regret, yet offers a voice of hope for those who boldly follow their own creative path from adolescence to middle age'
Mind-blowingly masterous with words . . . This Is Yesterday jangled my insides around completely. Rose Ruane is truly something else