This book has been reviewed by Blue Ink, Clarion, and Kirkus. This book was also featured in the New York Times Review of Books.

"Sankey’s debut leads young-adult readers into a world of tropical romance and undersea drama.. Knows what the reader wants..."
~ Kirkus review

"First book in a new trilogy… Sankey is clearly full of imaginative ideas…"
~ Clarion Book Review

"Wildly imaginative, contemporary fantasy for young adults… Has an insatiable Joie de vivre…"
~ BlueInk Review