'Thronging with incident, wonder and outré language... sharply funny, whimsical and innovative'
'Captivating... rendered with an appealing frankness, precision and emotional acuity'
'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'