• The Hunger Games crossed with The Handmaid's Tale

  • The Handmaid's Tale for the Gone Girl generation

  • The Power is a fascinating look at what the world might be like if millennia of sexism went the other a whole the narrative feels ingenious...deserves to be read by every woman (and, for that matter, every man)

    The Times
  • A feminist science-fiction story that's about to make waves

  • If you enjoy Margaret Atwood's dystopian fiction, this strong, substantial novel is for you

    Woman & Home
  • Alderman is a fluent and powerful writer

    Sunday Times
  • Thought-provoking novel

  • When we say that The Power is profoundly disturbing and you may well want to argue with it as you read, we mean that in a good way

    SFX, Five Stars
  • As awesome as it is compulsive

    Heat, 5 stars
  • What starts out as a fantasy of female empowerment deepens and darkens into an interrogation of power itself, its uses and abuses and what it does to the people who have it