• "The novel merits more critical respect than it has traditionally received ... Half a century on we can see The Godfather as the seminal novel it was and, as does this volume, salute the writer who wrote it."

    The Times
  • "The narrative bowls along... to keep readers turning pages all the way to an explosive showdown."

    Daily Mail
  • "The Godfather, one of the most entertaining and absorbing popular novels of the postwar period... Puzo's masterpiece."

  • "A splendid and distinguished blood saga of the Cosa Nostra, the American Mafia, and of the whirl created by five families of mafiosi at war in New York."

    New York Post