"He's the best there is."
"A joy to read....Sedaris is a connoisseur of human nature at its worst."
"Sedaris is certainly worthy of hero worship....He is a master pathfinder."
"A writer comparable to Mark Twain or James Thurber. You have to go back a ways to find someone to compare David Sedaris with; his talent is so huge it just doesn't come around that often."
-Raleigh News & Observer