"A strong, cunning writer…Sutherland’s narrative engine is definitely a thing of beauty."
"Taut…Sutherland is very good on the intricacies of an arms deal and the horrors of a civil war."
–The Washington Post
"Sutherland again demonstrates his mastery of the mystery with a tale of murder, suspense and hope…[he] has crafted a compelling human story…with genuine emotional impact."
"An interesting and complex tale…Rambo in a le Carre novel."