"Gripping. . . . [Ruth Galloway] is solitary plump and smart and self-assured, and very, very likeable."
—Globe and Mail
"After just two books in this gripping series the central characters, forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway and DCI Harry Nelson, have the allure of old friends, and it's great to find that the third title is just as enthralling as its predecessors."
'Griffiths is brilliant on the eerie landscape of the Norfolk coast' Sunday Times. 'After just two books in this gripping series the central characters have the allure of old friends and it's great to find that the third title is just as enthralling as its predecessors' Guardian. 'A palpable sense of evil ... perfect for dark winter evenings' Financial Times. 'The perfect ratio of anticipation, shock and surprise' Independent. 'Gripping drama' North Norfolk Living.