• "Impressive and courageous ... Rendell's psychological and social insights are so absorbing, it's easy to forget what a superb plotter she is. As a mystery, Simisola is exceptional ... pace, surprise, tension and a climax of stunning unexpectedness"

    The Times
  • "Probably the greatest living crime writer in the world"

    Ian Rankin
  • "The most brilliant mystery novelist of our time"

    Patricia Cornwell