'a funny and inventive book' -- Scotland on Sunday
"Seriousness and farce are perfectly balanced in an elegant, thoughtful whole" -- Time Out, April 2007
'Eccentric and brilliant, this taps into the psyche of the modern
office and all its madness' -- Eve Magazine, February, 2007
'The Brainstorm is one of the best debuts he's ever read' -- Sunday Herald, Colin Waters on the Aberdeen Word Festival, quotes Alan Warner
'This is an original first novel, cruel and incisive' -- Sunday Express, February 4, 2007
'[An] astringent comedy of manners...This is a stylish novel that
finishes with a soft flourish'
-- The List, February 6, 2007
`smartly-written novel...the writing remains fresh and persuasive'
The first novel by one of Britain's most brilliant young critics, a comedy of manners set in the newspaper world of London in the 1990s.
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