• "It’s part satire, part parable, part nursery rhyme and part disaster movie, and it’s an utter joy to read."

    Tom Gatti, The Times
  • "Clever, funny and beautiful to look at… A fairytale for adults that children will also adore, The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil is surely destined to become a classic."

    Rachel Cooke, Observer
  • "As splendiferous as its title… An inspired swirling of the mundane with the surreal, the plot may be simple but his satire on modern life is witty and thoughtful."

    Larushka Ivan-Zadeh, Metro
  • "Collins’ wonderful debut unfolds with slow and simple elegance through black-and-white panels."

    James Smart, Guardian
  • "It reminds me of nothing so much as a Roald Dahl novel."

    Alex Hern, New Statesman