• "This is war reporting up there with such greats as Michael Herr's Dispatches"

    Financial Times magazine
  • "Easily the best book on the Iraq war so far. A deeply disturbing, compulsively readable narrative offering profound insights into the lives of America's young soldiers"

    New Statesman
  • "An adrenaline rush of intelligent prose. One of the best books to come out of the Iraq war"

    Financial Times