Reviews

  • Jackson at her best: plumbing the extraordinary from the depths of mid-twentieth-century common. [Just an Ordinary Day] is a gift to a new generation

    San Francisco Chronicle
  • For Jackson devotees, as well as first-time readers, this is a feast ... A virtuoso collection

    Publishers Weekly
  • One of the great practitioners of the literature of the darker impulses

    Paul Theroux, The New York Times Book Review
  • The world of Shirley Jackson is eerie and unforgettable

    A. M. Homes
  • A dark, disturbing, wonderful treat ... A collection to press on people and demand they read

    Alison Flood, The Bookseller