• "'Lively, well-researched ramble through the island's frenetic history'"

    Time Out
  • "'An honest and amiable account of the oddball history of this little land of extraordinary sunsets'"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "'A history of the ultimate party island which shows that the hedonists who flock there haven't always been the Union Jack-shorted variety'"

  • "'Essential Summer reading. Keenly observed and sprinkled with a wealth of delicious titbits'"