"Black doesn't shy away from portraying Drew's genuine doubt and confusion about faith, and respects the many problems that nonbelievers face. However, in a savvy apologetic move, Black offers words of wisdom and truth about faith and God . . ."
"Julie Klassen is a master at portraying the many nuances of the Regency era, drawing inspiration from the greats like Austen and Bronte, while still maintaining her distinctive writer's voice and vision."
"Aiken's precise attention to detail makes this book an exciting dip into America's early days, filled with shimmering balls, elegant waltzes, lovely dresses'and towering trees, and unlimited, wild Western landscapes, and gorgeous sunrises over the mountains."