RaveLibrary Journal... an intimate portrayal of a woman at a crossroads ... It will appeal to readers who appreciate realistic portraits and asking the question: \'What if I just ran away to Mars?\'
MixedLibrary JournalEven though the overall story is fairly straightforward, there are many shifts in settings and multiple subplots (including an entire novelette) to keep track of. Moreover, the technical and theoretical scientific principles introduced, and the sometimes-disruptive nature of the mixed-media elements, at times make the story difficult to follow ... The combination of hard sf elements and Hughes’s background as a cartoonist create a vivid, expansive reading experience. This will especially interest readers who are excited by hybrid novels that blend traditional and illustrative formats.