• "A debauched but illuminating tale of sex, drugs and partying told with Sampson's usual observation and wit"

    Time Out
  • "Wonderful... He creates a world of emotional tumult... Nausea and nostalgia are liable to flood back in equal measure"

  • "Sampson is a fine storyteller"

  • "What makes this novel a cut above the usual clichéd tale of studenty awakening is the fine-tuned empathy Sampson has with his characters; well-drawn and human creatures who quiver under their bravado"

  • "Sampson takes on the heady world of higher education...Grips from the start"

    Sleaze Nation