• "Splendidly incredible . . . [These stories] deserve to amuse a new generation of children as much as they amused their parents"

    The Scotsman
  • "Full of humour and will be enjoyed as much by parents as by children"

    Junior Bookshelf
  • "Genuine wit and ingenuity"

    Times Literary Supplement
  • "If you enjoyed Professor Branestawm, you will know what sort of imaginative nonsense to expect"

    Sunday Mirror