• Terrific. McBride details his own cock-ups and disasters with the relish of the born humorous writer. Very funny

    Daily Mail
  • Expert, authoritative, hilarious - an insider's fearless account of life at the criminal bar

    Craig Raine, TLS, Books of the Year
  • Gripping, engaging, compelling. The real life of criminal barristers is expertly caught

    Literary Review
  • An excellent blend of anecdote and more serious discussion

    Tom Bingham, author of The Rule of Law
  • Shortlisted for the Crime Writers' Award for Non-Fiction 2010

    CWA Judges

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