• "Exhilarating"

  • "Brilliantly compelling"

    Daily Mirror
  • "A crime tale with an emotional core"

  • "Susan Hill's Serrailler novels, with their persuasively-drawn copper and his equally well-rounded family, are real treats"

    Barry Forshaw, Daily Express
  • "Susan Hill is extremely rare if not unique in having achieved enormous literary success in two genres, that of so-called straight novels and crime fiction... Deeply engrossing and enjoyable"

    Antonia Fraser, The Lady