'Some of the most beautiful writing I have ever read ... Vivid, unsettling, intensely enjoyable, wrought with care and obvious love' Donal Ryan.
'Raw, savage, tender ... Lynch has an impressive gift for storytelling' Hugo Hamilton, Guardian.
'A classic tragic hero ... The striking talent of its author is his brilliant ability to reinvent the English language ... There is a magic to this kind of writing' Irish Times.
'A tale of greed, violence and horror' RTÉ Guide.
'Dazzling prose ... Lynch is a born storyteller ... Manages to reinvent the pastoral novel in a daring and nuanced way' Sunday Business Post.
'A significant achievement ... will send shivers through your blood ... uncanny mastery' Theo Dorgan, Sunday Times Ireland.