• "The funniest writer now working in the English language . . . His humour has bite and an angry underside that puts him in the great tradition of English satirists"

    Stephen King
  • "Riotous Assembly is a masterpiece of black farce, and makes me suppose that there is a true comic genius here"

    Auberon Waugh, Spectator
  • "Savagely hilarious"

    Sunday Mirror
  • "Riotous Assembly has done to the South African police what Catch-22 did to the American Air Force"

    Piers Brendon, Books & Bookmen