“Michael Knight has the rare power to make a setting breathe, to invest it with a vitality that seems as authentic and intense as the pulse beats of his characters.” —Jonathan Miles, The New York Times Book Review

“Knight’s characters remain touchingly human, thanks to his subtle, if sardonic, sense of humor and his essential authorial decency.” —Amanda Heller, The Boston Globe

“Knight’s talent is in the details, all the wonderful little moments he hands us along the way.” —USA Today

“In the lineage of writers such as Flannery O’Connor and Eudora Welty . . . Knight is without a doubt a writer of considerable talent and promise.” —San Francisco Chronicle