"Reminiscent of John Green's Paper Towns, Alsaid's debut is a gem."
— School Library Journal
"Characters are portrayed attractively and with a colorful authenticity... An entertaining and romantic road-trip debut."
— Kirkus Reviews
"Debut author Alsaid creates enough adventure to make the stories feel breathless."
— Publishers Weekly
"With romantic interludes, witty banter, some exhilarating minor drinking and law-breaking, an empowering message, and satisfying conclusions for everyone involved, this will likely be a popular summer hit, especially for older teens about to embark on their own journeys of self-discovery."
— Sarah Hunter, Booklist