• "One of the most influential writers of his generation"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "A story lonely and rich and human... Every time I think of the events towards the ending I get goose bumps again"

    Cynan Jones, Guardian on On the Black Hill
  • "Brilliant, startling, marvellous... Once picked up, the book cannot be put down"

    The Times on The Viceroy of Ouidah
  • "Quite simply dazzling"

    Observer on The Viceroy of Ouidah
  • "Not a word is wasted in the telling of this tale. Each sentence is fashioned, polished, and put into place with microscopic care"

    Daily Telegraph on Utz