• "Stevenson's short stories are certain to retain their position in English literature. His serious rivals are few indeed"

    Arthur Conan Doyle
  • "Mr Hyde's sordid and perhaps deviant excesses are rendered more suggestive through being left undescribed"

    Sarah Waters
  • "A fable that lies nearer to poetry than to ordinary prose fiction"

    Vladimir Nabokov
  • "Robert Louis Stevenson...was a storyteller, that's what I'd like to be, that's what I'm trying to be"

    Quintin Jardine
  • "Jekyll and Hyde, in particular, is such an important novel in terms of suspense and setting a perfect scene for crime"

    Alanna Knight