"A powerful piece of storytelling... Will resonate with anyone who understands that heroism is not a matter of saving the world but of maintaining yourself, and acting to protect those in your community -- despite the forces arrayed against you.
-- Quill and Quire, starred review
"The most frightening young YA fantasy since Kenneth Oppel's The Nest. Sure to be popular with readers seeking a truly scary story."
-- School Library Journal
"A fresh spin on the post-apocalyptic genre.... A thought-provoking read."
-- Canadian Children's Book News
"Stephen King-level horror haunting a tight, thoughtful domestic drama."
-- The Bulletin
"Narrator Will Collyer brings realistic emotion to this creepy audiobook about a
"Will stick with the reader long after they are finished."
-- School Library Connection
"Gripping and affecting."
-- Shelf Awareness
"Creepy and engaging."
-- Publishers Weekly
"An eerie slow burn."