"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
"David Carkeet has pulled off a feat of literary magic."
"Shrewd and wickedly funny."
"Anyone who doesn't laugh out loud at David Carkeet's writing needs to have their pulse checked."
"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."