Reviews

  • "The narrative is part Peter Carey, part Gothic novel, with plenty of drunkeness, torture,villainy and cannibalism to be aghast at. A fine travel book too"

    Evening Standard
  • "A fabulous read"

    Vogue
  • "An excellent portrait of aunique island"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Superb"

    Guardian
  • "Shakespeare excels at providing psychological insights. An intimate and revealing work only a truly gifted writer could have produced"

    Independent