• "Edgier than Bryson, hits harder than Mayle"

    The Times
  • "Must have comedy-of-errors diary about being a Brit abroad"

    Daily Mirror
  • "This is the season's word-of-mouth must-have book for Francophiles and Francophobes alike... This comedy of errors has almost certainly done more for the Entente Cordiale than any of our politicians"

    Daily Mail