"Reg Spiers story is unlikely ever to be matched.” – Jim White, The Telegraph
"Perhaps the outstanding single instance of Anglo-Aussie sporting oddity is the story of Reg Spiers …”
– Barney Ronay, The Guardian.
"Out of The Box is a compelling read, drawing you into the life of a man driven by an overwhelming desire to live on the edge." – Arthur McKenzie, acclaimed British crime writer (The Bill, Wycliffe)
"The kind of story which was made for a book or the big screen." – Channel 7 Australia
"Full of vivid detail and destined for the Big Screen." – Sydney Morning Herald