• ""'A rare thing, a pornographic book well written and without a trace of obscenity'"

    Graham Greene
  • "‘A remarkable piece of work’"

    Harold Pinter
  • "A highly literary and imaginative work, the brilliance of whose style leaves one in no doubt whatever of the author's genius...a profoundly disturbing book, as well as a black tour-de-force"

  • "Here all kinds of terrors await us, but like a baby taking its mother's milk all pains are assuaged. Touched by the magic of love, everything is transformed. Story of O is a deeply moral homily"

    J.G. Ballard