• "She sets down the pains and pleasures of living in a spare, singing prose, not a word wasted"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Munro is so good one gropes for superlatives"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Alice Munro has a strong claim to being the best fiction writer now working in North America"

    Jonathan Franzen
  • "Alice Munro is among the major writers of English fiction of our time"

    Margaret Atwood