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  • Robert Sheckley is one of the great funny writers

    Douglas Adams
  • Robert Sheckley was writing genuinely funny SF before Douglas Adams was born ... It is a crime that most of his great short story collections from the 50s, 60s and 70s are out of print

    Neil Gaiman
  • Robert Sheckley is the greatest entertainer ever produced by modern science fiction . . . what a feast of wit and intelligence he lays out

    J.G Ballard
  • One of science fiction's seminal humourists

    The New York Times
  • One of the finest debut volumes ever published in the field, and contains several tales which have remained famous, including 'The Monsters' and the superb 'Specialist' ... Sheckley's stories are unfailingly elegant and literate

    Science Fiction Encyclopedia

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