“Tosches blows the doors off the historical novel with an unflinchingly blasphemous, mirthfully vulgar, and ultimately brilliant story of Jesus.”
"This is the best, from one of the best writers around. Nick Tosches knows the devil as well as any man has."
"If there was ever any doubt that Nick Tosches is the Dark Prince of literary fiction, Me and the Devil should settle the matter. The single, most brain-searingly dangerous man of letters. Read him at your peril."
“I’m an admirer of anything and everything Nick Tosches
“One of the greatest living American writers.”
“Tosches can’t write a dull book. He sets his foot firmly
on your throat from the start; he won’t let up, and you
won’t want him to.”
“Nick Tosches is a beautiful thug [who] has always
beaten back a demon while inhabiting the very soul of
—Philadelphia City Paper
“Nick Tosches stands out as the kind of writer other
writers only dream
of becoming—amazing at fiction,
unparalleled in journalism
and biography, and possessed
of a stature and genius.”
“A writer of rare humanity.”—GQ
“[Tosches writes] without illusion and yet with real
sympathy, call it a form of love. That is a real achievement
of writing and feeling.”
“An extraordinary writer....It is the vastness of Nick Tosches’
heart that makes it possible to reveal the darkness.”
—Hubert Selby, Jr.