"George Saunders helped change the trajectory of American fiction."—THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
“Not since Twain has America produced a satirist this funny.”—ZADIE SMITH
“George Saunders makes the all-but-impossible look effortless. We’re lucky to have him.”—JONATHAN FRANZEN
“An astoundingly tuned voice—graceful, dark, authentic, and funny—telling just the kinds of stories we need to get us through these times.”—THOMAS PYNCHON
"There is no one better, no one more essential."—DAVE EGGERS
"I think he's the best short story writer in English alive."—MARY KARR
"THE BEST BOOK YOU'LL READ THIS YEAR"
—New York Times Magazine