A Girl Made of Air

An Immensely assured first novel  The Guardian

Several fairy tales intertwined into one, this captivating novel tells the story of love and loss . . . A pacey and entirely enthralling read. The Independent online

There's a glamour and grimness in this captivating novel . . . a vivid tale of regret and redemption. Psychologies magazine

Hetherington tells her captivating tale from deep within the sequinned heart of the circus, with characters as darkly flawed as they are brilliantly talented. A Girl Made of Air is a poignant story of regret and redemption, brilliantly interlaced with magic and folklore

Sonia Velton, author of Blackberry & Wild Rose

This novel had me under its spell from start to finish . . . Breathtaking

Emma Cooper, author of IF I COULD SAY GOODBYE

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A Girl Made of Air

An enchanting tale steeped in circus legend - a truly magical debut!

My Weekly

Tells a story about stories in rich, lyrical magic realism . . . the language is elegant and beautiful and an atmospheric success in itself

Starburst Magazine

. . . this magical debut from actress-turned-writer Nydia Hetherington is just the kind of book to curl up and escape to as the days get shorter

Huffington Post, Super Thursday round-up

A spellbinding piece of escapism that's perfect for autumn evenings


You'll find yourself completely immersed in this story of circus folk and magic

Woman's Weekly

A captivating tale of love and loss and finding connection in the most unexpected places

Nikki Marmery, author of ON WILDER SEAS

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