• "A near-perfect marriage of style and content...A terrific, bravura tale...has a magnificent, thrilling urgency"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "A deftly plotted tale...With Rapids, Tim Parks demonstrate, once again, that he is a supremely confident storyteller...As refreshing as it is memorable"

    Evening Standard
  • "Triumphant...In Rapids he has excelled himself"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "A writer of considerable intelligence and great technical skill...His work is always tremendously readable"

  • "A truly outstanding writer... immensely readable and deeply intelligent"

    Tim Lott, Independent