• "Bauer at her best . . . the true heir to the great Ruth Rendell"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "A new Belinda Bauer always goes straight to the top of my to-be-read pile. She's the most interesting crime writer in England today"

    Val McDermid
  • "Belinda Bauer's thrillers are always compelling, always original, always brilliant. I will rush to read anything she writes"

    Mark Billingham
  • "Belinda Bauer is one of the best British crime writers out there right now"

    Simon Kernick
  • "She writes so beautifully, plots so cleverly and exhibits a razor-sharp understanding of people and places"

    Literary Review