"A remarkable achievement…Immensely engaging…part love story, part ghost story, always absorbing."
–Los Angeles Times Book Review
"A fast, can’t-put-it-down reading experience…a vibrant gumbo of ghosts and gypsies, lovers and others."
–New Orleans Times-Picayune
"Readers have waited too long for Robert Girardi’s peculiar mesmerizing genius."
–Colin Harrison, author of Bodies Electric
*"… a first novel of astonishing accomplishment… Girardi drives his tale along with sensuous prose."
–Publishers Weekly, starred review