• "A book of wonder and nonsense laced with lethal wit"

  • "Without these two books in my childhood I doubt whether my imagination would have developed at all"

    Kate Atkinson
  • "A marvellous confidence in the primacy of the imagination"

    Will Self
  • "Two nightmare destinations. Wonderland and Looking Glass. The more I read these books, the darker they shine.. Carroll operates on language like a cruel, crazy surgeon"

    Jeff Noon
  • "Precise, dream-like, subversive"

    Quentin Blake, Independent on Sunday