Library Media Connection - March 1, 2013
"This title is fast-paced, and will hold readers' attention from start to finish."
VOYA - February 1, 2013
"A gripping story about taboo behavior."
CM Magazine - October 26, 2012
"An enjoyable read...The characters are likeable, easy to relate to, and well-drawn, especially the good-hearted Franklin and strong-willed Tracy. The plot is fast-paced and compelling and will hook both male and female readers."
Resource Links - October 1, 2012
"A solid coming-of-age story...Its simple plot and language make it accessible to many readers, especially English Language Learners and reluctant young teens. The simplicity of the story does not take away from the depth of the issues or characters."