• "A delicious, cleansing, funny, wise and joyful book, so wonderfully full of energy and life. I loved it"

    Jane Gardam
  • "Highly entertaining...Waterlog is a book about a cold, wet subject written with a warmth and passion it surely deserves, but has rarely had before"

  • "A wonderful and romantic tale told by a true English eccentric...think Ratty, think Mole, think three men falling out of a boat...enchanting"

    Michele Roberts, Financial Times
  • "A travel book like no other, it is rich and deep with insights on modern Britain"

    The Independent