'I LOVE it. It is so touching and original and delightful. Katie’s illustrations are a perfect match for the text, too'
'A completely surreal and totally wonderful look at the joys of reading and escapism. I literally loved every moment of it'
David Litchfield, author of The Bear and the Piano
'A magical story… From the words to the illustrations, the whole thing is a joy'
'An exceptional book about the power of stories and book-places to unite a community'
'A booklover’s fantasy, an idyll of friendship and childhood'
'A gorgeous book'
'A fantastical, fairytale read ... lovely to read aloud, beautiful to look at'