Tacoma Public School District - July 6, 2014
"Suspense and vivid description of the waves make this a compelling read."
Library Media Connection - November 1, 2012
"The story is packed with action and moves at a fast clip...A worthwhile addition for libraries needing more hi/lo titles and more sports titles."
Tri State YA Book Review Committee - September 1, 2012
"A good choice for both middle school and high school libraries. It's a fast read that is definitely going to entertain young readers who need a break from the demeands of school life."
Resource Links - April 1, 2012
"Orca Sports books are excellent at engaging reluctant readers and Dawn Patrol is no exception. While I know absolutely nothing about surfing I found myself engrossed in the adventure...Very dramatic and intense."
CM Magazine - March 23, 2012
"Gives the reader an interesting introduction to surfing and surfing culture. The plot of the story is tight and well crafted...Recommended."