Among the best travel books ever written.
—National Geographic Traveler
A fascinating view. Miller is a good story teller… his entertaining book puts a feather in the Ecuadorian straw hat.
—Christian Science Monitor
There is Miller, rolling from one adventure to another, part Mark Twain, part Evelyn Waugh. . . . By the time you finish with the people and the places the author introduces you to, you will wish you had Tom Miller's job. But then, you don't have Tom Miller's eyes.
—Phoenix New Times
An almost novelistic adventure story.