"David Carkeet is one of my favorite comic authors. I love his linguistic mystery, Double Negative, but the sequel, The Full Catastrophe, is even funnier."
--Alison Bechdel, NY Times Book Review, 7/26/12
"There's a guy named David Carkeet . . ."
--Fran Lebowitz on The Charlie Rose Show
"Anyone who doesn't laugh out loud at David Carkeet's writing needs to have their pulse checked."
"David Carkeet has pulled off a feat of literary magic."
"Shrewd and wickedly funny."
"A baseball novel so funny that audiobook manufacturers hesitate to record it for fear of vehicular liability."
--David Kipen in The Atlantic
"A stimulating display of wit, erudition, humanity, and narrative force."