• "Hypnotic, pitiless and told brilliantly"

    Bret Easton Ellis
  • "An outrageously suspenseful apocalyptic comedy of horrors...with acid clarity...Fight Club only achieves something only terrifying books do - it tells us: this is how we live now. Maybe our generation has finally found its Don DeLillo"

    Bret Easton Ellis
  • "Like a noxious Doug Coupland, Palahiuk charts new-felt and totally contemporary categories of despair"

    Ali Smith, Guardian
  • "An immensely skillful writer"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Short, sharp and savage, this haunting and strikingly original American urban nightmare is the most impressive US fiction début I can remember in years"

    Glasgow Herald