White Or Wrong's 10 Greatest Living Australians 9. Nick Earls: Left-field selection. But trust me, his book Zigzag Street is the funniest Australian piece of fiction ever.
Simon White, http://www.theage.com.au
Zigzag Street is exactly the kind of book I want to read
Sydney Morning Herald
Zigzag Street is funny, out-loud funny, in a way comic writers rarely manage to achieve ...
Evening Standard (UK)
... gives Nick Hornby a serious run for his money.
The Times (UK)
The Mirror (UK)
comedy with soul
The Hindustan Times (India)
The Himachal Times (India)
Few Australian books have produced as many laughs as Zigzag Street, a comic masterpiece that also manages to be warm, sensitive and moving.
...nothing short of a romp.