"Colin Fischer is like an alien anthropologist stranded on Earth, with no choice but to master the local social codes and try to pass as human, or perish." --Lev Grossman, "New York Times "bestselling author of "The Magicians"
"Evok[es] Mark Haddon's "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" . . . Readers will be drawn into the mystery and intrigued by Colin's vision of the world." --"PW "
"The 14-year-old hero of this extraordinary debut novel is like no one else we've met in children's literature. . . . Readers will take this hero to heart." --"Shelf Awareness", starred review
"This is a delightful novel; Colin is a young Sherlock Holmes." --Library Media Connection", starred review
"The subgenre combining sleuthing with characters who have Asperger syndrome gets a new entry offering humor and interesting historical and scientific connections." - "Kirkus Reviews"
"Authors Miller and Stentz['s] . . . portrayal of differently wired Colin feels genuine and authentic. [An] engaging and humorous mystery." --"Horn Book Reviews"
"A sympathetic and dynamic character." --"Booklist"
"I fell for Colin." --"L.A. Times"show more