• "It is frustrating and tantalising that The Hanging Garden is left, well, hanging"

    Robert Macfarlane, Sunday Times
  • "[A] coherent and polished read, shrewd and tender about its two protagonists... Arresting."

    Richard Davenport-Hines, Spectator
  • "What is instantly apparent is White's mastery of his art. He does what so many other writers ought to be able to do easily but often can't, which is set a scene economically and vividly."

    Alan Taylor, Glasgow Herald