Reviews

  • "This swift, elegant, disturbing novel...stands at the extreme of contemporary fiction"

    New York Times Book Review
  • "Deception is itself deceptive, as elegant and ingenious as anything in The Ghost Writer or The Prague Orgy"

    New Republic
  • "Lively, shiny, glazed with wit"

    James Wood, Guardian
  • "An amazing feast... He's invented the purest speech, the most convincing cadences, of any American novelist"

    Hudson Review
  • "A fiendishly clever piece of work...an amazing feat... He's invented the purest speech, the most convincing cadences, of any American novelist"

    Hudson Review