• Praise for On Beauty:

  • Smith is an author of sublime gifts

    The Herald
  • Wittily inventive . . . Smith is the most naturally gifted young novelist around - with a fastidious ear for differentiated dialogue and a lethally quiet comic touch. Above all, she can move us

    Craig Raine, Times Literary Supplement
  • Delightfully entertaining . . . Filled with humour, generosity and contemporary sparkle

    Daily Telegraph
  • Praise for The Autograph Man:

  • Wonderfully funny. A pleasure from the first page to the last

    Evening Standard
  • Intellectually agile . . . Ecstatic inventiveness

  • Praise for White Teeth:

  • The outstanding debut of the new millenium

  • Quirky, sassy and wise . . . An instinctive storytelling talent

    The New York Times