A 2013 ABA Fall Picks New Voices Book
A 2013 ABC Best Book for Children
An Amazon Best Book of the Month
An Amazon Hot New Releases in Children's Science Fiction Book
A Junior Library Guild Selection
A 2014-2015 Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Master List Title
A 2015 Sakura Medal Nominee"
"Clark's debut is refreshingly bonkers. It offers thinking kids humor that is neither afraid of the potty nor confined to it. Most of the characters (and some of the furniture) have their quirks, but there is a realism at the core that readers will respond to."
"Fast paced and entertaining...an exciting, suspenseful adventure with many unexpected twists."
School Library Journal
"The novel's swift pace create[s] unyielding suspense....for those destined to become Douglas Adams fans it will be hilarious and gripping."
"Will make budding science fiction fans feel like they've been welcomed into a circle of friends for this whirlwind adventure."The Bulletin
"The adventure and creativity propels one to continue the story."Library Media Connection