Reviews of Nader: Crusader, Spoiler, Icon by Justin Martin

“Martin does a fine job of bringing Nader’s impassioned, eccentric and notoriously private life into full, three-dimensional view.” — Washington Post Book World  Read Full Review

“…[told] with verve … vividly reveals the difference that one committed idealist can make.” — The Economist  Read Full Review

“Martin has done a superb job…informative, suspenseful and very well written.” — Roanoke Times  Read Full Review

Martin paints a lively portrait…Readers who want to understand Mr. Nader would do well to begin with this book.” — Dallas Morning News

Justin Martin’s judicious biography underscores the dopiness of partisans, left and right, who consider Nader a wrecking ball smashing American free enterprise.” — Boston Globe

“Balanced and fair.” — Providence Journal

“Will reward readers with immediacy, vitality, wit, and an even handed portrait.” — Library Journal

“This is the most authoritative biography to date of the consumer movement leader and political activist Ralph Nader … It gives as full a portrait of Nader as we are likely to get for some time … Highly recommended.” — Choice