"Collins sensitively examines the impact of war on the very young, using her own family history as a template."
- Publishers Weekly, starred review
"[Proimos's drawings] are sturdy and sweet, reflecting a child's clear-eyed innocence."
- Booklist, starred review
“[A] universal story for any child whose life is disrupted by war. Important and necessary.”
- Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"A powerful title to share with children well beyond picture-book age."
- The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, starred review
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