• "This book has all the ingredients that Burningham's fans pounce on: a sharp, clear-sighted edge, grace and wit"

    Sally Williams, Independent
  • "A wonderfully cautionary tale; subtly told and beautifully illustrated"

    Kate Agnew, Guardian
  • "The book is a series of funny adventures and misunderstandings with a reassurance that even if, inevitably, you are sometimes untidy, noisy or cruel, you still have the potential to be lovely"

    Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times
  • "Young readers will be shocked, fascinated and amused by Edwardo's misdeeds whilst also identifying with his horriblest moments . . . A tour de force"

    Books for Keeps
  • "A wonderful book about seeing the best in people"


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