'Here is the sense of a master playfully at work' NEW STATESMAN 'Hoban's writing is always a delight - exhilirating and inventive ... a treat to read' DAILY MAIL 'The writing is crisp, the dialogue sharp and offbeat, and Hoban gives us a nudge and a wink by mocking Max's inability to think up new scenarios for his books' THE TIMES 'Lightning strikes on almost every page of HER NAME WAS LOLA' OBSERVER
About the Author
Russell Hoban is the author of many extraordinary novels including TURTLE DIARY, RIDDLEY WALKER, AMARYLLIS NIGHT AND DAY and most recently THE BAT TATTOO. He has also written some classic books for children including THE MOUSE AND HIS CHILD and the FRANCES books. He lives in London.