• "Terrific. It is light years since I read anything so original ... (the) character drawing is wonderful ... a very good book"

    P.G. Wodehouse
  • "A toppling house of comic cards that knock you flat. He is the funniest author to have emerged for years"

  • "Chuckling good fun, a glorious romp"

    Sunday Express
  • "This supremely entertaining book is guaranteed to make you laugh"

    Books & Bookmen
  • "Tom Sharpe makes me laugh loud and long ... He offers so much to delight in"

    Ion Trewin, The Times