• "Unconstrainedly escapist. Thompson is a one-off, a wit, a virtuoso. His collection of imaginary "castles" is a surreal treat"

    Kate Kellaway, Observer
  • "It will afford hours of absorbing puzzlement in trying to decipher the wicked jokes hidden in the unbelievably detailed pictures"

    Sonia Benster, The Bookseller
  • "Colin Thompson has created illustrations that are truly extraordinary. So take a journey into your imagination and have a look at this castle celebration"

    Through the Looking Glass
  • "One to produce when the batteries die and gizmos crash . . . Maddeningly taunting, this will give hours of quiet searching"

    Mary Arrigan, The Sunday Tribune
  • "Unbelieveably detailed pictures of imaginary castles will keep loyal reader entertained for hours"

    Sunday Express