Reviews

  • "A brilliant, vivd, gripping, heart-stopping account of their terrifying adventure... Superbly written"

    Sunday Express
  • "One of the absolute classics of mountaineering...a document of psychological, even philosophical witness of the rarest compulsion"

    George Steiner, Sunday Times
  • "On every level it is an outstanding literary achievement"

    Independent
  • "A quite extraordinary and moving book...Touching the Void touches the Great Questions in an understated yet utterly compelling way"

    Guardian
  • "A truly astonishing account of suffering and fortitude...the narrative acquires an irresistible force, carrying all before it"

    Sunday Times