Reviews

  • A masterclass in the unearthly and the opaque

    Julie Myerson, Spectator
  • The world of Shirley Jackson is eerie and unforgettable ... It is a place where things are not what they seem; even on a morning that is sunny and clear there is always the threat of darkness looming, of things taking a turn for the worse

    A. M. Homes
  • Shirley Jackson is one of those highly idiosyncratic, inimitable writers ... whose work exerts an enduring spell

    Joyce Carol Oates