“Munro’s stories enact a sort of magic. A beautiful, echoing collection, and a demonstration of perfected and unflinching form” By Ali Smith, Scotsman

It is almost impossible to describe their unforced exactness, their unrushed economy… Munro has a genius for evoking the particular and peculiar atmostphere of relationships, their unspoken pressures and expectations” By Sunday Times

“These stories are breathtaking – they leave you winded with their toughness and brilliance.” Helen Simpson, Guardian, Books of the Year

“Your will find yourself reflected in characters created by Alice Munro because life itself is the story teller. Her art is to capture the moments in a special way that they reach our hearts and we get touched deep inside. ” Alex