• "Reads like a madcap Montaigne on acid"

  • "The most entertaining of American writers, almost a new Mark Twain...his words can travel on through time"

    Daily Mail
  • "The wittiest man since Groucho Marx and the wisest since Karl Marx"

    The Times
  • "Imbued with the innocence, empathy, and kindness that always seemed central to Vonnegut's sensibility"

    Lionel Shriver, Financial Times
  • "(Vonnegut) was a splendid preacher of American populism at its most radical...always funny and sometimes refreshingly vulgar"