'His works are to be savoured for their elegant artifice ... This is particularly true of The Voyage' Andrew Reimer, Sydney Morning Herald.
'This masterful concoction engages, excites and perturbs with singular virtuosity' Eileen Battersby, Irish Times.
'One reads in a permanent faint fever, on tenterhooks, never knowing quite where a sentence or a paragraph may veer off to' John Banville.
'We won't see a finer piece of fiction in the longest while' Peter Craven, Melbourne Age.
'Worthy of Henry James ... Deserves to be Booker nominated' Steve Barfield, The Lady.