• "There is no writer living who can play upon a scene the rich and Rembrandtesque flame that Faulkner commands"

    Evening Standard
  • "His prose style is all his own, often sensuously alert, evocative, graceful"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Lays to rest any doubts that Faulkner could write a powerful love story"

    Washington Post
  • "There is an extraordinary vigor and power in his writing, a feverish urge toward description in which words combine in a dense web of meaning"

    Chicago Tribune