- But keen-eyed children quickly spotted the orange Reese's Pieces wrapper, and the rush to the candy counter was on.
- Lufthansa and her keen-eyed brood are 1) the arteries of German propaganda taken from Wilhelmstrasse to Rio by the Italian airline Lati, 2) the training schools where Nazi pilots .
- Streets is a keen-eyed, elegantly acted noir drama of heartbreak in alleys and darkened movie houses.
- Simon Armitage in The Guardian
Armitage added: "It is so concentrated and keen-eyed and patient. The poems have a beauty and a craft to the writing and it's hard to imagine how he kept it up over 64 pages."