VOYA - February 1, 2005
"The plot moves quickly, and the reader immediately becomes attached to the main character and her dilemma...Teachers and librarians who work with reluctant readers should include this book in their libraries."
Canadian Book Review Annual - September 1, 2004
"There is a real feel-good quality to this book that will appeal to horse-loving teenage girls, and even the most reluctant reader will find the story accessible and fun to read."
Resource Links - September 1, 2004
"Well written, fast paced with lots of dialogue. Marilyn Halvorson tells a good story and puts her extensive knowledge of horses to good use. She writes with a sensitivity and awareness of the complexity of growing up."
CM Magazine - June 4, 2004
"This is a story about friendship, determination and finding one's inner strength. A good read."