• "Beautifully observed and really well researched"

    BBC TV
  • "Fans will not be disappointed"

    The Times
  • "Read this if you like high stakes drama"

    Evening Standard
  • "Origin is an imaginative and rattling good tale, the science is accurate and comprehensible and the information on the historic buildings featured are fascinating"

    Irish Independent
  • "A familiar swirl of big ideas and nonstop action"

    New York Times