• "Robert Swindells knows how to make readers horripilate"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Short, finely-paced chapters, action without melodrama, chill with garish theatricality . . ."

    Books for Keeps
  • "A fascinating tale and genuinely frightening in places. Timing is the essence of a thriller and the brief chapters push the story forward relentlessly"

    Junior Bookshelf
  • "Simply told but missing no opportunity to turn the screw of suspense"

    The School Librarian