• "There is a portrait here of a good man whose extraordinary enthusiasm for the world is both incredibly undiminished and endearing"

    The Times
  • "A charming introduction to Benn's work"

    Socialist Review
  • "Inspiring and tremendously moving"

    Good Book Guide
  • "There is a passion in Benn's writing and speaking that far transcends the miserable aspirations of most contemporary politicians"

    Paul Foot, The Guardian