Masterfully crafted ... gives the late, great Terry Pratchett a run for his money
An incredibly fast-moving magical joyride for grown-ups
Charming, witty, exciting
Ben Aaronovitch has created a wonderful world full of mystery, magic and fantastic characters. I love being there even more than the real London
Funny and wildly inventive
You feel that Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, the narrator, is yarning away directly to you, and his deadpan delivery alloys the writer's zany wit to do its work.