• "An excellent series"

    Through the Looking Glass
  • "The reader is quickly drawn into the intrigue and chilling atmosphere of court life"

    Primary Times
  • "A brilliant idea, brilliantly executed. Plenty of mileage left in this most excellent series and it provides so much accurate historical background, it should be compulsory reading for children!"
  • "Historical fiction written in an accessible style"

    Narinder Dhami, Junior Education Plus
  • "The atmosphere of court life is brilliantly captured . . . One of the most promising series to be created in recent years"

    Monsters and Critics