• "A perfectly wonderful writer"

  • "Margery Allingham has precious few peers and no superiors"

    Sunday Times
  • "One of the finest “golden age” crime novelists"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Miss Allingham has a strong, well controlled sense of humour, a power of suggesting character with a few touches and an excellent English style. She has a sense of the fantastic, and is never dull"

    Times Literary Supplement