* "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
mystery of the 'glass plague,' the constant threats to Ben and his
family, and the fast-moving plot make the book hard to put down.... Sure to be popular with readers seeking a truly scary story."
—School Library Journal
"Will stick with the reader long after they are finished."
—School Library Connection
"This gripping novel trusts its young readers."
"Stephen King-level horror haunting a tight, thoughtful domestic drama."
"Gripping and affecting."
"Creepy and engaging."
"Narrator Will Collyer brings realistic emotion to this creepy audiobook about a terrifying plague."—AudioFile
"A fresh spin on the post-apocalyptic genre.... A thought-provoking read."
—Canadian Children's Book News