• "'Don't read this alone. Don't read this after dark. But do read it.'"

    The Mirror
  • "'Unsparing, exciting, genuinely alarming - a formidable debut'"

    Literary Review
  • "'Slaughter brings the story to a shattering climax'"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "'Wildly readable ... deftly crafted, damnably suspenseful and, in the end, deadly serious. Slaughter's plotting is brilliant, her suspense relentless'"

    Washington Post