• "Embrace your inner Goth with this atmospheric shiver fest"

  • " The strength of The Lake of Dead Languages is a silken prose that lures the reader into Goodman's . . . story of murder, suicide . . . revenge, and madness"

    Washington Post Book World
  • "Like Donna Tartt's A Secret History or a good film noir . . . [The Lake of Dead Languages] keep readers hooked."

  • "A highly charged novel of suspense that will have you riveted to your chair"

    Woman & Home