-- Mark Danner, New York Review of Books
``Brilliantly captures the sense of civilian Sarajevo heroism -- its pluck, irony, stoicism... focusing on one Sarajevo street, Demick is able to evoke the reality of life in the city with accuracy and nuance.''
--David Rieff, Philadelphia Inquirer
``A first-rate reporter. (Demick) has spared us the soggy history of old Balkan hates and geopolitical claptrap...If you can read only one book about Bosnia, this should be the one." --Advance praise from Mary McGrory, Washington Post columnist
"The figure of 250,000 is too awesome for most Americans to grasp. So take a walk on Logavina Street... -- you'll learn a lot about the heroism and courage of the human race." --Advance praise from Georgie Anne Geyer, syndicated columnist
"Barbara Demick shapes the history of one city street into a small masterpiece."
--Advance praise from Jim Dwyer, columnist New York Daily News