• "Honest, brave and devastating - Out of Shadows is more than just memorable. It's impossible to look away"

    Markus Zusak, author of The Book Thief
  • "Powerful...relentless...gripping"

    The Times
  • "A provocative story, powerfully written...all the heat and intensity of an African nation in flux burns on every page"

  • "This bleak, ferocious debut is a powerful, devastating read"

    Patrick Ness, Guardian
  • "Terrific debut novel"

    Independent on Sunday