• "'Conroy has a passion for words and story, a way of making the reader trust his revelations, and an icily observant eye'"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "'Conroy is at his absolute best...a master storyteller'"

    The Times
  • "'Rich in haunting imagery and seductive, suspenseful storytelling'"

    Vanity Fair
  • "'A thumping good read, superior in its lyricism and wisdom to everything else in the popular genre'"

    Sunday Express