"Hallucinatory. . . . Not for the faint of heart . . . a classic head trip."
–The New York Times Book Review
"Redolent–in the most enjoyable way–of crime, violence, corruption and sex, not necessarily in that order. Vulture Peak
upholds the high standards set by its predecessors."
–The Washington Post
"Fine entertainment, with bite, from an author at home in many different worlds."
"Time and again, John Burdett breaks the crime-thriller mold. And then reassembles it, piece by piece. His narrative becomes more than the sum of its parts. . . . Thoroughly enjoyable."
–New York Journal of Books
"If you have never read John Burdett, the perfect place to start would be Vulture Peak
"John Burdett is writing the most exciting set of crime novels in the world."
"What keeps the book buoyant is the observations of the hero, a Thai police detective obsessed with karma."
–The New Yorker
"You might find yourself addicted to Burdett's sizzling prose."
–San Antonio Express News
"Intricate and . . . engaging."
–Newark Star Ledger
"Fresh, humorous, and full of insights into Thailand."