Puget Sound Council - September 1, 2009
"An exciting high-stakes adventure where readers can easily imagine the adrenaline thrill of the racetrack and root for Sandy's efforts to overcome the labels she attracts. There is adequate character development for discussion and reluctant readers will find the 4.1 RL approachable."
Middler Books and More blog - May 8, 2009
"It was quick and easy to read, like a summer novel; it was exciting in the right way, because the action crept up on me until, before I knew it, I was totally engaged in the story; and it provided a lot of the background readers never see on television, enhancing the drama."
CM Magazine - November 7, 2008
"Any teens who are interested in cars will dive right into this fast moving hi-lo novel that offers a gritty picture of the details of racing cars."
South Western Ohio Young Adult Materials Review Group - September 16, 2008
"A good, fun and easy read that guys and girls will both enjoy. Another Orca Sports winner!"
NMRLS Youth Services Book Review - July 28, 2008
"Brouwer does a great job at conveying the combination of excitement and danger that makes racing so attractive to competitors and spectators alike."
Resource Links - June 1, 2008
"An exciting read for late junior/early intermediate readers and especially good for the high interest/low vocabulary crowd."