Reviews

  • One of the most admirable and enthralling literary novels of the year

    Daily Mail
  • Extraordinary

    Guardian
  • Superbly poised between the magic of innocence and the melancholy of experience

    The Economist
  • Michael Ondaatje's impressive new novel, containing dreams and fantasy between a ship's flanks...is, in the most etymological way, a wonderful novel: one full of wonders

    Philip Hensher, Daily Telegraph
  • Atmospheric, elegiac and at times, like Ondaatje's most famous novel, The English Patient, unbearably poignant

    Sebastian Shakespeare, Tatler

We use cookies on this site to enable certain parts of the site to function and to collect information about your use of the site so that we can improve our visitors’ experience.

For more on our cookies and changing your settings click here


Strictly Necessary


Analytics


Preferences & Features


Targeting / Advertising