• "The Curious Room brims with life...Fear, desire and mischievous wonder blend to make her work irresistible."

    Tom Adair, Scotland on Sunday
  • "Carter knew all about making images work in theatre. The proof is here, on the printed page...One of the pleasures of this book is watching a writer's imagination translate itself into visual and aural effects. We're allowed backstage, to peep at the wonderous machines of illusion."

    Michele Roberts, The Times