"Tahir Shah’s highly readable account of moving his young family to Casablanca is…. an outrageously black comedy [written] with the straightest of poker faces."—The Washington Post Book Review
"A wonderfully entertaining book – Tahir Shah’s talent is to make you
laugh while you are admiring the insights given by his most original
and lively view of life."—Doris Lessing
"Reminiscent of Peter Mayle’s A Year in Provence."—Entertainment Weekly
From the Hardcover edition.