• "The stories are absolutely wonderful...every word she writes is interesting"

    Alice Adams
  • "She has a touch of genius"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "The best stories of the year"

    The Nation
  • "A work of great brilliance and depth- Munro's power of analysis, of sensations and thoughts, is almost Proustian in its sureness"

    New Statesman
  • "Alice Munro captures a kaleidoscope of lights and depths-she manages to reproduce the vibrant practice of life while scrutinizing the workings of her own narrative art-an exhilarating collection"

    New York Times