Tore Renberg is one of Norway's finest young writers
An intense, riotous, funny, sexy and thrilling book, full of grit and truth. There is not a single boring sentence. This is a full voltage blast of a novel and Tore Renberg is a great writer
A novel soundtracked immaculately yet with little pretension . . . a fast-paced, polyvocal tale with a rare fluidity
An exceptional novel, as incredible as it is realistic, written with an explosive force and a pulsating passion for Balzac. A majestic page-turner!
The greatest storyteller of his generation