• "Bryson makes you laugh out loud...Down Under is filled with quirky stories',"

    Sunday Express
  • "The thing that Bryson most loves about Australia - its "effortlessly dry, direct way of viewing the world" - is, in fact, his own. They're a perfect fit"

    The New York Times Book Review
  • "Bryson is the perfect travelling companion... when it comes to travel's peculiars the man still has no peers"

    The Times
  • "Bill Bryson is a very talented writer and an enormously funny and perceptive one. He is an artist who needs a big canvas. Australia has provided this. He's painted a masterpiece in travel literature"

    Globe & Mail Toronto