'Lyman's account of their feat of endurance and of their comrades' sacrifice will make you feel proud to be British' Daily Express.
'a good read and contains some detail not in previous titles, in particular Hasler and Sparks' escape to Spain with the French resistance' Royal Canoe Club.
The finest alternate history ever, lighthearted and wise - a luminous, radiant novel
A dazzling and spirited evocation of the passions, intrigues and preconceptions of the age: an enchanting slice of what-if historical speculation
Successfully melds fantasy and alternate history to create a charming, well-written and meticulously researched novel