“…a Hungarian Downton Abbey…rich and multilayered.”
– Robyn, A Face Book Review

“…great and historically very accurate…gives back the mood of the country at certain time periods as well.”
– Helen M. Szablya, Hon. Consul General, Consulate General of Hungary, Past President, Consular Association of WA

“Because my family lived in Budapest through the terrible years described in the last chapters of Return to Budapest, I didn’t think I could read that part of the book, but the characters compelled me to read to the end…and I loved it!”
– Kathy Bohus

“… captivating story and cast of characters … characters (that) stay with you throughout the day and some even wake you from your dreams … such detail that fully embellished visions of each scene…This story would make a great movie too!”
–  Kamie – from Amazon Review

“…if only I had had a father like Leopold von Esté!”
– Denae Veselits, author of Birds of Passage, a Memoir

“… I thought this book was amazing! I felt as though I was taken back in time to the streets of Budapest.” — Betsy