‘Startlingly original. Sam Thompson is a visionary genius.’  –  Piers Torday, author of The Last Wild trilogy

‘A unique voice. Grave, evocative, deeply compelling’ – Jeremy Dyson

‘The best animal adventure since Watership Down’ – The Times

‘Endlessly thought-provoking’ – Guardian

‘Dazzling… What Communion Town renders with stunning and often heartbreaking lucidity is the complexity of consciousness itself… an elegant and hauntingly beautiful book’ – New York Times Book Review

‘Sam Thompson’s stories are dark and tender and brilliantly strange’ – Alison Moore

‘Thompson can make a sentence sing in a way that is uniquely his own’ – Daily Telegraph

Thompson’s prose is sharp, clarifying, revelatory even.’ – Naomi Booth, author of Sealed

‘Sharp as a scalpel, tender as a kiss. Sam Thompson’s work is superlative.’ – Helen Marshall, author of The Migration