• "Imagine Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected adapted for the screen by Tarantino and you're pretty much there"

    Laurence Phelan, Independent on Sunday
  • "Genuinely excellent"

    The Sun
  • "Sussex writer Hayles has a dark, skewed outlook on the world and combined with a fiendish sense of humour, it makes these stories well worth the time"

    Glasgow Herald
  • "Hayles nails wildly different voices with a few short strokes, then washes it all down with a flagon of treacly black humour"

  • "Hunter S Thompson would have loved these tales. Beautifully weird and told in deceptively simple prose"

    Daily Express