Reviews

  • "Fischer's impatience and daring pay off. 'I promise you will want to read it more than once,' said Victoria Glendinning, and I've read it three times now, and not because I had to, but because I wanted to. Which is itself out of the ordinary."

    Nicholas Lezard, Guardian
  • "Stranger books have seldom been written, and when they have, they've seldom been this fast-paced, this funny, or this effortlessly readable"

    Detroit Free Press
  • "The freshest, most fascinating novel I've read in years"

    Tom Robbins
  • "A work of rare enchantment which could charm a smile out of a stone"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "So good I promise you will want to read it more than once"

    Daily Telegraph