• "He had me convinced it was all really happening"

    Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, New York Times
  • "Science fiction, which once frightened me because it seemed so far-out, now frightens me because it seems so near. The Andromeda Strain is as matter-of-fact as the skull-and-crossbones instructions on a bottle of poison - and just as chillingly effective"

  • "Terrifying...One of the most important novels of the year"

    Library Journal