A fine introduction to one of the more modest, but still significant voices of literary modernity -- Scotland on Sunday
Exemplary in its thoroughness, imaginative sympathy and good sense -- Andrew Motion, Financial Times
Rich, compelling, formidably researched enterprise, which is the fruit of a lifetimes devotion to Owens memory -- The Sunday Times
[Hibberds] new Life is a triumph
it is difficult to believe that it will ever be superceded -- Mark Bostridge, Independent on Sunday
[Owen] deserved - but had so far lacked - a definitive biography. Now it is undisputedly here -- Nigel Jones, New Statesman
The most complete biography ever written of the Great War's greatest poet.