• "Dante vividly and fantastically comes to life in this amazing historical thriller. If you love The Name of the Rose, then you must read The Kingdom of Light"

    Glenn Cooper, author of Library of the Dead
  • "For a series character distinctively different, it is hard to beat the Italian author Giulio Leoni's trick of casting Dante Alighieri, the medieval author of The Divine Comedy, as a sleuth"

    The Times
  • "Good at getting inside the mindset of another age"

    Elizabeth Hawksley, Historical Novels Review