• "The book nods towards Agatha Christie but retains a crackling atmosphere of dread and horror that will chill the heart however warm your fireside"

    Claire Allfree, Metro
  • "Kept guessing to the end, I am left wondering why it has taken so long to discover Francis Duncan […] With some 20 crime novels to his credit, a relaunch seems long overdue."

    Barry Turner, Daily Mail
  • "A classic murder mystery"

  • "This is a bah-humbug’s ideal read"

  • "A wonderfully cosy read and a great way to while away a winter’s evening"

    Erin Britton, Nudge