• "The greatest of the English modernists after [DH] Lawrence and Virginia Woolf"

    James Wood
  • "Henry Green's novels are among the most dazzling, inventive and individual of the last century"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "The finest living English novelist"

    W.H. Auden
  • "The most gifted prose writer of his generation"

    V.S. Pritchett
  • "His novels made more of a stylistic impact on me than those of any writer, living or dead"

    John Updike