Reviews

  • An unburnished exercise in the sinister

    The New York Times
  • Her books penetrate keenly to the terrible truths which sometimes hide behind comfortable fictions, to the treachery beneath cheery neighborhood faces and the plain manners of country folk; to the threat that sparkles at the rainbow's edge of the sprinkler spray on even the greenest lawns, on the sunniest of midsummer mornings

    Donna Tartt
  • Shirley Jackson is one of those highly idiosyncratic, inimitable writers ... whose work exerts an enduring spell

    Joyce Carol Oates