• "Nick Hornby for kids"

    Radio 5 Live
  • "A real winner with reluctant boys in Years 7 and 8 . . . There's action and a great deal of drama in this pacy story: the reader is never given time to be bored!"

    Literacy and Learning
  • "The narrative moves along quite quickly with constantly changing domestic scenes, exciting match reports, and various groups and people interacting"

    The School Librarian