"Rice brings her signature sensitivity to this beautifully textured summertime read. … rings with truth and warmth … a lovely celebration of sisterhood, summer and survival."—Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Exciting, emotional, terrific. What more could you want?"—The New York Times Book Review
"Luanne Rice proves herself a nimble virtuoso."—Washington Post Book World
"Rice has an elegant style, a sharp eye, and a real warmth. In her hands families, and their values … seem worth cherishing."—San Francisco Chronicle
"Rice makes us believe that healing is possible."—Chicago Tribune
"Rice’s trademarks are fine writing, a good eye for small detail, and an uncanny way of conveying the mysterious glue that holds families together."
– Kirkus Reviews , starred review
"Luanne Rice touches the deepest, most tender corners of the heart."
– Tami Hoag, author of Dust to Dust