"Astounding...a heart-thumping achievement of
journalistic skill and moxie," Esquire.
"Required Reading..."Full-immersion reporting,
rendering in rich Cinema-
scope every detail of the gangster's epic, Hollywood-worthy life," Details.
"Best of the Week...An unprecedented look into the
world of the Chinese mafia," New York Magazine.
"Lively...Swiftly paced...Meticulously crafted...A surprisingly sympathetic, muscular
portrait," Publishers Weekly.
"A multidimensional portrait of a crime lord who
defies stereotypes," Booklist.
"A man of almost childlike humanity, a man of infinite
complexity, a man worth reading about," Library Journal.