• "Bartimaeus' razor-sharp wit is as irresistible as ever and this is a fantastic conclusion to the series"

    The Bookseller
  • "There are many delights to savour in this series. First and foremost, the wonderful, sardonic voice of the all-knowing and all-weary Bartimaeus"

  • "As witty and orginal as the first two books in the series, Ptolemy's Gate is fast, funny, inspired writing for children at its best"

    Publishing News
  • "Stroud demonstrates here that what and how he writes should never be taken for granted"

  • "The return of one of my favourite ever characters . . . Completes the brilliant Bartimaeus trilogy"

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