"This funny book will have you laughing with and feeling for Millicent as she tries."
-- Washington Post (Book of the Week)
"An outstanding, very funny novel that both adults and 11- to 13-year-olds will enjoy." —Nancy Pearl on NPR
"Funny, charming and heartwarming, with something to say about the virtues of trust and truth telling, this deserves an A."
-- Kirkus Reviews
"Yee brings alive Millicent's intellectual appetite and zest." -- USA TODAY (Critic's Pick)