"The best book Francisco José Viegas has ever written." Pedro Marques Lopes
"Built with the rigour and precision of the best genre craftsmen, this novel asserts the extraordinary canvas of a great writer." Lire
Winner of the Portuguese Writers' Association's Grand Prize in 2005.
"We should not forget Francisco José Viegas’s name, a master of atmosphere and disenchantment." Lire
"Francisco José Viegas turns crime fiction on its head. A style that soars high." Le Point
Shortlisted for the Prix du Roman Policier Européen.
"A language woven of islets and skies, steeped in solitude: a great author." La Croix
"Francisco José Viegas’s turns the crime novels’ formula upside down." Le Point