“As taut and chilling as anything Hitchcock put on film.” –San Francisco Chronicle
“A first-rate cliffhanger.” –The New York Times Book Review
“Penetrating. . . . Smiley’s lovely, clear prose takes to the mystery as a slow revelation of character that heats up to a page-turning finish.” –Ms.
“Sharp and memorable. . . . Finely wrought.” –Newsday