• "Witty, funny and touching . . . Super storytelling"

    The School Librarian
  • "The appealing humourous drawings on every page will make this an instant favourite"

  • "Perfect for that potentially tricky new reader stage and especially for those who revel in otherness"

    Books for Keeps
  • "Thoroughly entertaining, with amusing illustrations and a subtle underlying message about discrimination"

    100 Best Books, 1998, Young Book Trust