• "Faulks on Fiction is not intended as a formal history of the British novel, but it is much more worthwhile and enjoyable than any history of the novel I have read."

    John Carey, The Sunday Times
  • "Faulks on Fiction is a fine reminder of why you love the characters you do; and it will serve as an introduction to new friends, too"

    Erica Wagner, The Times
  • " Faulks on Fiction revels in the creation of vital, unruly characters"

    Boyd Tonkin, The Independent
  • "Full of personal anecdotes and warm-blooded opinions."

    Sam Leith, The Spectator
  • "It's like finding yourself transported into an intelligent debate about your favourite books... Superb."

    London Evening Standard