hugely inventive and highly amusing ...His sharply observed dialogue and the desire to think round corners and u-bends distinguish Holt's books. He has the ability to make the reader laugh out loud and should be treasured. (COMPUTERCROWSNEST
A definite must for all fans of comic fantasy (ENIGMA
The jokes are delicious (SFX
The best similes since Douglas Adams. Buy it for heaven's sake (SFX
The course of true love never runs smooth - particularly when there's a goblin in the way! A wickedly funny new comic fantasy novel.