"Vachss gives such a smooth ride, it is easy to forget someone is driving."
—The New York Times Book Review
"Compelling and challenging . . . [Vachss takes us] not simply into the mean streets but into a subterranean nightmare."
—The Washington Post Book World
"Vachss's reverence for storytelling is evident in the blunt beauty of his language."
"Andrew Vachss continues to write the most provocative novels around."
"Vachss writes with . . . an unerring ear for the language of the streets."
—Rocky Mountain News
"The voice of Vachss: uncompromising, exciting, and fiercely original."
"Vachss is a master."