• "The most impressive new voice in the genre since Ian Rankin"

    Marc Lawson, Guardian
  • "Mankell is a master of the genre"

    Sarah Crompton, Daily Telegraph
  • "The investigation is twisting, thoughtful and beguiling"

    Peter Gutteridge, Observer
  • "Reads like a dream with a cast of believable characters, an edge-of-the-seat plot and mountains of local colour"

    Jim Driver, Time Out