• "A comedy of horrors, a pantomimic romp through America's obsession with secrets and confessions"

  • "Maybe our generation has found its Don DeLillo"

    Bret Easton Ellis
  • "Immensely extremly funny account of an outsider stuck inside America"

    Independent on Sunday
  • "Survivor comes bowling forth out of the same dark corner of the mind as Fight Club... Like its predecessor, it is a terminal novel, a novel that applies the firing-squad principle to extort tortured eloquence from its doomed narrator"

  • "Brilliant satire and savagely funny, Survivor offers much to admire. Palahniuk displays a swiftian gift for satire, as well as a knack for crafting mesmerizing sentences that loom with stark, prickly prose and repetitive rhythms"

    San Francisco Chronicle