SWON Libraries - January 13, 2009
"Covers some very important matters: honesty, integrity, right and wrong, and peer pressure...Will keep readers turning the pages. Recommended."
TeensReadToo.com - November 1, 2008
"Shelley Hrdlitschka writes an interesting book that looks at what adrenaline and competitiveness can do to humans, how it can change them. The book has many plot twists that keep the reader engaged and wanting more."
Happy Tiler Blog - October 20, 2008
"Rich with the complexities of teen behavior, a great concept full of substance and peppered with intrigue makes for an exciting teen novel...[Hrdlitschka] does an excellent job entertaining while educating the reader on how teen choices can quickly and inadvertently go awry."
South Western Ohio Young Adult Materials Review Group - September 16, 2008
"Wrapped up in the storyline of the Gotcha game is romance, family drama, teenage angst, and mob mentality. The fast paced action of this book keeps the reader hooked."
WASHYARG - September 1, 2008
"Fast-paced and exciting...worth having in your YA collection."
Canadian Children's Book News - August 1, 2008
"Award-winning author Shelley Hrdlitschka spins this idea into a fast-paced and thrilling read for older teens, looking closely at the idea of mob mentality, and how even the smartest of people can get swept away with the crowd."
Resource Links - April 1, 2008
"An intriguing look into high school social life…Teen readers will thoroughly enjoy reading this novel!"
CM Magazine - March 21, 2008