Reviews

  • "Not for the faint-hearted... what sets Birdman apart is Hayder's talent"

    Sunday Express
  • "A first-class shocker... a frightening mix of forensics, thrills, analytical police work and poetic images... a young writer in touch with her dark side and a major new talent"

    Guardian
  • "Wickedly constructed... Her cast of suspects is the most spooky since Dickens... The detail, if you can stomach it, is fascinating"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Hayder's vibrant narrative and crunchy characterisation propel the book along to its denouement with fearsome velocity"

    The Times