• "Superb book of reportage from that city."

    Rachel Cooke, Observer
  • "His witty observation and beautiful pictures are delightful."

    Sarah Ison, Times Higher Education
  • "A witty, wise graphic travelogue that says more about everyday life in the region than all the news reports and "gritty" features."

    Chris Moss, Sunday Telegraph
  • "A wonderfully candid book, which makes the situation’s hideously insoluble complexities more vividly understandable than anything else I have encountered."

    Rupert Christiansen, Daily Telegraph
  • "My other favourite graphic book of the year... makes breathtakingly light work of one of the world’s most complex political situations."

    Rachel Cooke, Observer