The Horn Book Guide - October 1, 2008
"Heavy topics of drug abuse, prostitution, and murder make this a gritty and gripping story."
South Western Ohio Young Adult Materials Review Group - September 16, 2008
"The characters are believable and compelling. The plot moves at a fast pace. Moreover, the graphic descriptions of ambulance calls make this book an excellent suggestion for male reluctant readers."
Resource Links - April 1, 2008
"Any teens who are fans of gritty, realistic fiction will enjoy this short novel."
CM Magazine - February 8, 2008
"[A] captivating main character and excellently-paced plot. Highly Recommended."