• "Explores the vibrancy and diversity of city life through gritty, yet child-friendly illustrations that are beautifully atmospheric and evocative"

    Booktrust Best Book Guide
  • "Pearce's manga-style art shows grungy urban scenes honestly"

    Publishers Weekly
  • "An original and thought-provoking story that explores the issue of asylum seekers in a truly engaging way"

    Child Education Plus
  • "A touching book"

    Alison Walsh, Independent on Sunday
  • "Beautifully illustrated by Carl Pearce, with a resonating message that will encourage children to want to ask questions"

    Bournemouth Daily Echo