• "First published in 1967, this reissue is becoming a word-of-mouth classic."

    Emerald Street
  • "Flinty naturalism, lean prose and authentic portrait of the American without doubt deserves belatedly to reach a wider audience"

    The Sunday Times
  • "An exhilarating drama between two brothers set in Twenties Montana, and better even than Stoner"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "[Savage’s] prose is vivid and direct… [his] descriptions of nature have real power… a slow-burn psychological western."

    The Times