• "Told with striking clarity and insight, this novel confirms Parsons has earned a place at the very pinnacle of British crime writing"

    Geoffrey Wansell, Daily Mail
  • "The second entertaining instalment in the Max Wolfe series... the colourful plot races through the pages and spreads its tentacles into the dark reaches of abuse"

  • "This blood thumping, heart pumping thriller confirms Tony Parsons has become one of our best crime writers. Brilliant! 10 stars"

    Peterborough Evening Telegraph
  • "With its big ideas and adroit plotting, The Slaughter Man's position in the marketplace of fiction seems justly assured"

    Olivia Cole, GQ
  • "Parsons had me gripped from the first chapter to the last sentence"

    Irish Independent