• "[A] tour de force about the battle for America's soul ... is a monumental work of fiction, ... one of the most original and daring writers alive"

    Independent on Sunday
  • "[A] stunning, breathless conclusion to the Underworld USA trilogy ... There is no equivalent in contemporary fiction"

  • "[A] jaw-dropping stand-along work of uncompromising power and authenticity, and the trilogy as a whole is one of the landmarks of American fiction of the last 20 years"

    The Herald
  • "The classiest act around. Read it and weep - for its utter darkness and yet its stunning sweep and grace"

    Daily Mail