• "'Sterling stuff...You can only stand back and gape in admiration'"

    Sunday Star Time (NZ)
  • "'Unavoidably an excellent sense of the constant risk when climbing at high altitude'"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "'One of the most marvellous lives of our time'"

    Literary Review
  • "'A great read from a writer of remarkable ability'"

    The Times
  • "'View from the Summit is a memorable read, the tale of a true survivor, who not only overcame the hazards of Everest but put the fame this brought him to remarkable use'"

    Mail on Sunday