• "As subtle and as delicate as the many feathers depicted through its pages, Of All That Ends is a glorious gift, a final salute true to the singular creativity of the most human, and humane, of artists."

    Irish Times
  • "There is a lovely diversity to these pieces… His intelligence and intellectual engagement remain fiercely undimmed."

    Catherine Taylor, Financial Times
  • "This beautiful, ironic and often funny final collage of asides and meditations sums up the fabulist’s genius."

    Eileen Battersby, Irish Times, Book of the Year
  • "Autumnal, elegiac and tinged with a twilight charm "

    Boyd Tonkin, The Arts Desk
  • "Of All That Ends radiates a burst of his primitive energy and his subtle shrewdness, using words and pencil lines as a remedy, an antidote to the factual world that we objectify and iconise… Laced with black humour."

    Julian Evans, Daily Telegraph