• "Macho, sexy, profoundly bloody and a wonderful adventure story"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Surround-sound entertainment"

    New York Times
  • "A classic"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "With a slow-burning pace and a knack for a cliffhanger, Willocks builds the tension terrifically amid graphic slaughter and velvet-gloved treachery"

    Time Out
  • "A novel of high adventure, blood, guts and romantic love…as master craftsman, [Willocks] tells his story with extraordinary pace"

    Literary Review