"The author almost overweighs the excitement. From the beginning there is the sense of confounding issues, and the reader becomes so intrigued that he knows no peace until light begins to dawn." - Daily Telegraph.
"There is adventure and romance, and a grand thrill at the finish. Winston Graham has drawn his characters well." - Manchester Evening News.
"A fine blend of excitement and mystery, and the treatment of the romance that runs through it is very well dealt with. The characters of the book are so real that it is exceedingly difficult for one to cease reading until the dramatic climax is reached." - Sussex Daily News.
"Perfection is a full stop .... Ever the climbing but never the attaining Of the mountain top." W.G.
7. Keys of Chance - 1939