News for The Diary of Isabella M Smugge

A delicious read

‘What ensues is both moving and remarkably entertaining, as Issy Smugge starts to become, creakingly, slightly more self-aware’ Read More »


‘She is deluded, snobbish and self-centred; many of her values seem utterly trivial; but she is also brave, generous and loyal. Ms Leigh has done a cracking job, and I look forward to the sequel’ Read More »

A real page turner

‘I loved the vibrancy of this book and the way the characters came to life. And what a cliff-hanger of an ending!’ Read More »