'enlightening and thoughtful'
'A remarkable book'
'An intriguing investigation'
'A grim but fascinating insight into human nature. Macabre of course, but undeniably captivating all the same'
'Udo Grashoff brings into the light a human response we too readily shroud in that cowardly term "inexplicable"'
The letters inspire morbid curiosity
'A heart-wrenching anthology...offers hope of recognition as well as prevention'
A remarkable anthology of suicide letters ... signalling a new fascination and openness about a centuries-old taboo