'…Characters are…convincingly drawn…If you grew up in the Jamaican Countryside, you will instantly recognize the characters. If you didn’t it will be an experience. ’
The Weekly Gleaner, London
' Accessible and heartfelt…good reading. ’
‘ Vernella Fuller has an assured grasp of dialogue, from which her characters take life and fire. ’
' Vernella Fuller's books are ' enjoyable and refreshing. ’
A fine new voice whose imagery has an immediacy going to the heart of the debate on ownership of place. ’
‘ Vernella Fuller is one of those rare writers of quality, whose is both entertaining and realistic. ’
' Fuller captures the rhythm of everyday life. '
Publishers Weekly USA
' Unlike Normal Women is a captivating story of endurance. '
Zaline Roy-Campbell, Associate Professor, Syracuse University
‘ Going Back Home is a perceptive read. ’
The Big Issue
' In this book, Unlike Normal Women , Vernella Fuller uses a work of fiction to vividly bring to life the resilience of the rural women in Jamaica. '
Professor Horace Campbell
‘ In addition to a strong storyline, the book is beautifully written. Vernella Fuller clearly has a love of language and her obvious education and ability to use language to the full leaps out at the reader. ’