Reviews

  • "There is no novelist writing today who catches the feeling of the moment more surely than Amos Oz"

    Scotsman
  • "The book eavesdrops on several days in the life of this Jewish Walter Mitty, a Dostoevskian holy fool minus the faith, with the penchant for casuistic sophistry of Bellow's Herzog"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "This might turn out to be the first entry into Israel's "post-war" literary canon"

    Independent
  • "A warm, enhancing experience"

    Spectator
  • "A thinking woman's Billy Liar"

    Observer