• "

    Skilful . . . daring . . . an extraordinary story


    The Guardian
  • "[It is] the unexpected Beckett that is on show here. Baker pays tribute to a man who joined the French Resistance, narrowly escaped the Gestapo, fled south on foot and went into hiding, and was eventually awarded the Croix de Guerre"

    The Times
  • "A fascinating fictional account of Samuel Beckett's wartime years"

  • "Beautifully written, empathetic and unflinching, it is very, very good"

    Daily Mail
  • "vivid and well-wrought"

    Times Literary Supplement