"Carol's writing is like gulping a good piece of chocolate when you've been deprived for a week or more."
"Vivid and creative scenes, with a good attention to detail, are balanced by a sense of fear and tragedy, which hangs over Carol's stories with heartfelt moments of tenderness and genuinely comic scenes."
"She builds suspense with compelling and fast-paced storytelling, filled with provocative drama, tender compassion, and a wry sense of humor."
"Her style is succinct and poetic at once and takes the reader on an unexpected journey."
"...a totally believable sense of time and place..."