“This fast-paced read will sweep readers along to its powerful conclusion . . . will not disappoint readers who are looking for a thrill.” VOYA, on Eye of the Storm
“A suspenseful science fiction story that keeps the reader engrossed from beginning to end . . . will appeal to both boys and girls.” Library Media Connection, on Eye of the Storm
“A definite contender in the 'strong middle grade' ring. A title that remains in your mind long after you've put it down.” Fuse8, on Sugar & Ice
“Satisfying and likely to have wide appeal.” Booklist, on Sugar & Ice
“Laced with humor and heart . . . an insightful and affecting read.” Booklist, on The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z.
“Plot twists keep readers engaged, and Messner's warm and humorous tone will capture even reluctant readers.” School Library Journal, on The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z.
“Kate juggles a bundle of fairly heavy plotlines as if they weighed no more than a pile of leaves, managing her story with humor and grace.” Writing and Ruminating (Online), on The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z.