Reviews

  • "American Adulterer is a novel of our times: shameless and prurient, detached and salacious"

    Sean O'Hagan, The Observer
  • "Compelling. Glacially elegant prose... depicts a man who, for all his power, remains imprisoned by desire"

    Adrian Turpin, Financial Times
  • "A gripping and thoughtful novel"

    Sunday Times
  • "Remarkable... The president's wit, courtesy, peacemaking vision and cool judgement are all here, vividly re-created, as well as courage in the face of near disabling infirmity and pain....gripping and thoughtful"

    Hugo Barnacle, The Sunday Times
  • "He writes in brilliantly clinical prose...His real success is here is to highlight how JFK moved politics into a culture of celebrity...Mercurio finds a truth in JFK through fiction"

    Ben East, Metro