'Jones's experiences prompt some interesting reflections on modern ideas of religion and community.' -- Observer
'You admire [Jones's] open-mindedness.' -- Daily Mail
(an) erudite, informed and provoking exploration of community and
individuality. -- Rory McLean, Sunday Telegraph
A quite amazing book ... a superb blend of narrative and analysis
questioning and enacting various notions of 'the good life'. -- Conde Nast Traveller
A revelation... of great interest. -- Doris Lessing, Start the Week
Jones is an informed guide, and much of what he writes is
intelligent and thought-provoking. -- Toby Lichtig, Observer
The writing about people and places is vivid and enchanting.
-- Bill Saunders, Independent on Sunday
Utopian Dreams, from Tobias Jones - the bestselling author The Dark Heart of Italy - is a different kind of travel book, exploring the meaning of community and solitude.
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