'If you're looking for the perfect stocking filler for Christmas then you can do no better than Damian Corless's book You'll Ruin Your Dinner, a hilarious and poignant account of the sweets and treats we used to eat as kids'
'Almost good enough to eat . . . Corless's affectionate and evocative history (...) has a sweet centre.'
'Amusing and nostalgic . . . to be enjoyed with a favourite treat'