• "Bail shows a lively inventiveness in finding new forms"

    Times Literary Supplement
  • "Storytelling that is detached, precise and brilliant... strange, beautifully wrought stories"

    Sydney Morning Herald
  • "Remarkable, in utterly different ways: they exhibit the restraint and licence of a true literary master - these stories are beauties"

    Peter Craven, Australian Book Review
  • "Bail is one of the very few highly accomplished stylists among contemporary writers"

    Sydney Morning Herald