• "A work rich in humour and insight"

    Independent on Sunday
  • "A hotbed of lust and intrigue... Byalis has created a world which intertwines sparky characters from all walks of life. Engrossing and fast-paced"

    The Face
  • "A narrative voice that is original enough to get noticed and is pickled in black humour"

    Daily Mail
  • "An excellently written and consistently funny book whose harsh, archly written observations on the absurdities of urban living make great reading"

    Big Issue