A couple of months to go before its US release, All the Lives We Never Lived has a starred review in Publisher's Weekly . Describing it as a "lush and lyrical fusion of history and storytelling", the review goes on to say: "This mesmerizing exploration of the darker consequences of freedom, love, and loyalty is an astonishing display of Roy’s literary prowess" Read the complete review here . Chigozie Obioma, author of The Fishermen , which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize said: " All the Lives We Never Lived is a moving and beautiful story of loss, of the lives of those beloved to us. What makes this novel so special is the sinuous way Anuradha Roy seamlessly and masterfully shuttles between time, overlaying the past with the present, mystery with knowledge to cumulatively create a brilliant tapestry of that is the story." A number of newspapers and book sites listed this as one of their books to look forward to this Fall.