'The Lewis Man shone like a bright star out of this year's book lists. Lyrical, empathetic and moving' Alex Gray.
'powerful and authentic' Glasgow Sunday Herald.
'as good as its superb predecessor, The Blackhouse' Guardian.
'Dark, exciting and atmospheric ... it even surpasses the first tale' Scotland on Sunday.
'The depiction of the island atmosphere is as impressive as the action' The Sunday Telegraph.
'In mood and texture, Peter May's novels [...] are essentially Nordic, and he bears comparison with some of the best writers from those cold desolate climes' The Times.
'instantly struck by the beauty of the descriptions of the wild island terrain as well as by the roundedness and complexity of the characterisations' The Times.