"...superbly crafted, compelling, compassionate and complex characters remembered long after the book is read."
"...a running start at a high-voltage literary career that has received the endorsement of Margaret Atwood and Wayson Choy."
"...Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures radiates the confidence you expect from a man whose other job is to make stalled hearts start."
"Lam\'s book represents a promising demonstration of fiction\'s unique power to bring the news that stays news."
2006 Giller Prize Coverage