'a rollercoaster of an adventure'
'an action packed, gripping adventure story bringing the world of fantasy directly to a young female readership. Kate O'Hearn is perhaps the Anne McAffrey for the twenty-first century.'
'... packed with action'
'This is a fine tale of high fantasy ... catches your imagination and heart.'
'This exhilarating story captures the reader's interest from the opening interaction between Kira and her parents to the breathless conclusion.'
'exciting and fast paced'
An action packed, gripping adventure story bringing the world of fantasy directly to a young female readership ... highly recommended read for all 8 -12 year olds searching for a great adventure
Packed with action, but alongside all the excitement there are thoughtful human issues discussed
A satisfying first book of a trilogy
A swashbuckling adventure story