• "'Funny, engrossing and moving... Throughout the dark days, the luminous personalities of Hart Dyke and Winder shine through'"

  • "'Part adventure story, part travel memoir, part personal revelation, The Cloud Garden is one of the most exciting and interesting books I have read for years'"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "'Truly captivating'"

    The Scotsman
  • "'A terrifying but hilarious story of true British grit and eccentricity...An emotional rollercoaster of fear and farce'"

    Daily Mail
  • "'An amazing story, well-told, thrilling and moving...kidnapped by terrorists, held hostage at gunpoint, in fear of being beheaded...A mixture of hell and farce'"

    The Times