• "I have greatly enjoyed the Grandville books. I think they're superbly designed, beautifully conceived, admirably written - everything about them is terrific... A graphic novel built on the solid foundation of a strong story."

    Philip Pullman
  • "The third and finest stand-alone volume in the award-winning ‘scientific-romance-thriller’ series… These ingeniously plotted fantasies will make you bark with laughter."

    Larushka Ivan-Zadeh, Metro
  • "The bastard child of Conan Doyle and Beatrix Potter, it’s a gripping feast for the eyes."

    Rachel Cooke, Observer
  • "Both acerbic and hilarious."

    Mr. Hyde
  • "This ripping yarn of murder, mystery and the machinating arms tycoon Baron Krapaud of Toad Hall is both irresistibly exciting and sumptuously designed."

    David Langford, Telegraph