** This exuberant and assured book posits the central dilemmas of our times . . . eccentric, mystifying and gripping (Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, INDEPENDENT
** 'The Cole Moreton revealed in IS GOD STILL AN ENGLISHMAN? is intelligent, vulnerable, modest and philanthropic: an immensely likeable commentator on matters spiritual . . . It should be required reading for every English man and woman - whatever their (INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY
** 'Absorbing, and colourful, as any religious ritual. He weaves in a witty, self-knowing, self-mocking account of his own faith journey . . . an elegant, potted social and cultural history of 1980s and 1990s Britain, told in the broad, sweeping manner of a prime-time BBC television history series, presented by an off-duty newscaster, full of wonderfully evocative references . . . There are many good things about this book, not least the personality of its author, which is stamped on every page. He can make you laugh out loud, and generates a momentum that has you turning the pages wanting it never to end. And his theory, when the party finally reaches its conclusion, namely that there is some kind of spiritual something going on here right now, is intriguing (Peter Sandford, OBSERVER
** 'There were times during this book when I thought it was one of the most perceptive and original studies of the English that I've read in ages (SUNDAY TIMES
* A compelling narrative of Britain's changing culture and attitude to religion since the 1980s * Who are we? What do we believe? Where are we going?