• "The story told here is truly beyond the imagination for even the best crime writer"

    Sunday Times
  • "The mesmerizing true crime tale of an apparently ordinary man whose life mutates in the space of a few blood-splattering hours from the realm of Renoir to that of Stephen King"

  • "He’s the best kind of writer, not just a bestseller but a man who is not afraid to leave the comfort zone of his desk, go out into the world, take risks, and get his shoes dirty"

  • "Unputdownable... Imagine a sleek, twenty-first century version of In Cold Blood"

    Washington Post