• "Amis amazes at every turn"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "A great storyteller, although he was much more than a storyteller"

    Keith Waterhouse
  • "He was a genuine comic writer, probably the best after P. G. Wodehouse-He had a lasting influence and was a very good novelist"

    John Mortimer
  • "In these explicit days, Mr Amis is the laureate of the unsayable, the literary it man"

    Sunday Telegraph