• "Tristram Shandy is one of the funniest novels in the English language. It's also one of the first great experimental literary works"

  • "A mad, recursive, literary joke"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "An extraordinary comic tour de force"

  • "The ultimate novel about writing a novel"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "An amazing book, seeming like a modern experimental novel but written in the 18th century by an Anglican clergyman. You can dip in and out of it with constant pleasure."

    Bamber Gasgoigne, Daily Express