Richard Lines, co-author of "FROG Modelaircraft 1932-1976":
"Your encyclopedia is way beyond anything I was expecting - and much of the text is most interesting. A Masterpiece."
"You have done a magnificent job."
Leif Hellström, co-author of "FROG Modelaircraft 1932-1976":
"Your research has obviously
been very far-ranging and you've uncovered an incredible amount of additional
My hat off to you and
your book and I hope it sells as well as it deserves. It is a pity that other
brands of kits are not being covered with the same thoroughness and enthusiasm."
Jeremy Manser, son of Joe Mansour:
"...a “lavoro d’amore” of which you can be very proud".
Peter Booij - International Plastic Model Association (IMPS) The Netherlands:
"An impressive book that reads very smoothly and a must for anyone interested in the history of our hobby and FROG 'Penguin' in particular!"
Jean-Claude Carbonel, author / www.modelstories.free.fr:
Collectors Gazette - Collectors Club of Britain:
"...beautiful...fascinating reference book...".
Jim Travis - Australian Plastic Model Association (APMA):
"...the authors work in gathering the material contained here is staggering...", "...a tribute by a real enthusiast...", "Definitive is an overworked word often applied to this type of book but this one is".
"A comprehensive collection and narrative of the birth of the hobby - everything you would want to know about the company's founders and the development of plastic scale model kits".
Pat McGrath - International Plastic Model Association (IPMS) Ireland:
"If you’re interested in the history of modelling this is a book for you, the real joy for me though is the abundance of photos both colour and black and white which tell the story just as well as Peter’s writing does. This is a book I’ll go back to again and again. ".
-"Wonderful book"; "Excellent book - a real must for all FROG enthusiasts - highly recommended"; "Very interesting and informing book".