Montreal Review of Books - March 1, 2006
"The author's two ways of addressing the issue of home invasion are clever and insightful."
VOYA - February 1, 2006
"Reluctant and struggling readers will enjoy this fast-paced story from the Orca Soundings series. Short chapters, easily accessible language, and a swiftly moving plot combine to make this book and the series popular with teens."
Resource Links - January 1, 2006
"This book captures the thrill of spying on someone without their knowledge as well as giving tips on home security."
KLIATT - January 1, 2006
"A short little book with a lot going on; it will definitely appeal to YAs, especially reluctant readers. Josh's voice is convincing as he struggles with his family, his girlfriend, and other personal issues."
CM Magazine - December 12, 2005
"It's a good read! Recommended."
Hip Librarians Book Blog - November 1, 2005
“A tightly written [book] about developing new relationships, learning to trust, and taking responsibility...Like other Soundings titles, Home Invasion presents a realistic teen with a problem that lends itself well to discussion.”