• "The best seller described as the kind of Ulysses which Joyce might have written if he had been a Boeing engineer with a fetish for quadrille paper"

    Irish Examiner
  • "Pynchon’s masterpiece."

    John Sutherland, Guardian
  • "Thomas Pynchon gives us 20th-century fiction's finest memento mori."

    John Sutherland, The Times
  • "I read this at 19 or so and just thought, like, f*ck, wow: this is the marker, the pace-setter for the contemporary novel"

    Tom McCarthy, author of 'C'
  • "Thomas Pynchon, the greatest, wildest and most infuriating author of his generation."

    Ian Rankin, Guardian