'Beguiling... you can't quite get the voice out of your head'
'Gloriously offbeat... Winman's narrative voice is beautifully true, with a child's unsentimental clarity. A superb debut'
'Thronging with incident, wonder and outré language... sharply funny, whimsical and innovative'
'Captivating... rendered with an appealing frankness, precision and emotional acuity'