• "Crime writing's best kept secret"

  • "If a relaxing diversion is of the essence for a good holiday, a Gladys Mitchell novel is a must...a crime writer who, in her day, ranked with Christie and Sayers"

    Daily Mail
  • "The Great Gladys"

    Philip Larkin
  • "There are many other good detective writers...there is Gladys Mitchell with her fascinating Mrs Bradley, ugly as a toad and armed with the latest up-to-date theories of psychology"

    Agatha Christie, Guardian