... Robertson’s alterations do a fine job of conveying a poem’s spirit ... The Deleted World is pleasurable ...
- New York Times
[Transtromer] displays a masterful sense of cinematic imagery ... the selected poems are spare, powerful, and image-driven.
- Winnipeg Free Press
[Robin] Robertson has done justice to the greatest qualities of Transtromer’s poems: their evocative, striking imagery and uncanny metaphorical resonance ... a collection that sparks with an exquisite, awakened awareness of the world.
- Toronto Star