• "Enchanting. Twirlymen is packed with anecdotes that fizz like a Murali doosra"

  • "Wonderful"

    The Economist
  • "Erudite... Charming and insightful... Knowledgeable, obsessed and astute"

    New Statesman
  • "Rajan captures the distinctiveness of spin bowlers, a tribe within the wider nation of cricketers"

    Literary Review
  • "I could not stop picking it up... A history of spin bowling, diligently researched but written with wit and, most tellingly, an obsessive's eye for detail"

    Andy Bull, Guardian