"The Bat Tattoo completes a trilogy of masterful late works," -- The Guardian, 5th October 2002
"a deep and thought-provoking novel." -- Books Quarterly, September, 2002
"humorous, playful and very enjoyable." -- Daily Mail, 11th October 2002
About the Author
Russell Hoban is the author of many extraordinary novels including TURTLE DIARY, RIDDLEY WALKER, ANGELICA'S GROTTO, and most recently AMARYLLIS NIGHT AND DAY. He has also written some classic books for children including THE MOUSE AND THE CHILD and the FRANCES books. He lives in London.