Reviews

  • "It’s one of the great political novels for its depiction of how alterations in power affect ordinary men and women, and how obedience brings disaster."

    New Statesman
  • "In his 2004 novel, The Plot Against America, Roth precisely described the sinister and chilling nightmare in which the United States now finds itself… America has not read enough of Philip Roth"

    New Statesman
  • "A dark, humane masterpiece, Roth is at the peak of his powers"

    The Times
  • "Another frighteningly intense performance"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "The word genius doesn't seem excessive... The Plot Against America creates its reality magisterially, in long, fluid sentences that carry you beyond scepticism"

    Guardian