Reviews

  • "A story which grips and fascinates, a story enriched by the observation and understanding which have made Shute's work outstanding"

    Scotsman
  • "He holds attention to the last page"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "So convincingly does Shute tell the story and so cleverly does he leave the character of Shaklin deliberately vague that the book is as absorbing as anything he has written, and Cutter one of his finest creations"

    Glasgow Herald