* "Her mother's love that reminds her that being Edie is more than just all right."—Booklist, starred review
"Edie's plight is identifiable to anyone who's ever been bullied or who sometimes finds everyday life a bit of a struggle."
"An interesting and subtle story about feelings and anxiety."—School Library Journal
"This book will serve as a reminder to adult readers harried by kid antics that the comparatively small problems of youth should still be treated with kindness and empathy."—School Library Connection