• "Masterfully intriguing"

    The Times
  • "A hypnotic, unputdownable thriller... one can only gasp with admiration at Goddard's ability to hold readers spellbound"

    Daily Mail
  • "His best book yet, a sinuous structure of twists and traps leading to an unexpectedly sinister climax"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "A clever tale by that master of the puzzle within a puzzle"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Goddard's ability to pull the wool repeatedly over the reader's eyes remains dazzling"

    The Sunday Times