• "Buckley is a born storyteller"

  • "His stories are extraordinary-he tells them with the kind of boyish excitement that's a world away from airport check-in queues"

    The Times
  • "Read Absolute Altitude for the sensitivity and shrewdness with which Buckley describes people he encounters. He has an unerring instinct for remarkable lives behind ordinary exteriors"

  • "Buckley writes wonderfully well, with a novelists ear for dialogue"

    Evening Standard