Children and adults will interpret the stories quite differently, which makes the whole collection enjoyable for all.
They were sweet, humorous and thought provoking at the same time.
This is an intelligent piece of silliness.
Brilliant, funny and excruciatingly detailed cartoon-illustrations.
Ten short stories ... in the best noodlehead folklore tradition ... The richly colored, Brueghel-like illustrations feature intricate, comical scenes of the Gothamites in all their splendid incompetence.
Fantastic things change into usual, the supernatural is described as the most natural; and everyday life is turned into an extraordinary and interesting fancy world ... Yes that is the way of the author: to give thrilling adventures, nothing but thrilling adventures.