A delightfully rauchy story… a lovely blend of humour, sexual comedy and pathos’ Daily Express
A rollicking tale of a Welsh sailor with a girl in every port, but only one true love at home…Thomas has a rare gift for words…This is his best book and a celebration of his robust talents, which combine flesh with imagination. He always had a narrative verve, and this saga develops it into a turn of the wheel of life. Revolving Jones comes back at last to his eternal miss, and hopefully, Leslie Thomas will achieve a revolution in his reputation’ The Times
This exciting adventure story is also one man’s pilgrimage, a lifetime’s odyssey, a ritually layered tale of the quest for humour and love’ Daily Mail
He inhabits that “bestseller author” territory that includes the likes of Jeffrey Archer, Jack Higgins and Ken Follett, but he is a far better writer than any of them’ Marcel Berlins, Sunday Times.