"The newest and most exciting voice to emerge in contemporary Southern fiction."
- San Francisco Bay Guardian
"An original, lyrically written tale . . . a beautifully realized character. . . Reynolds aims high and just about hits the bull's eye, displaying a self-assurance and a taste for moral and social issues that makes her debut a most welcome one."
- Publisher's Weekly
"Sheri Reynolds's haunting voice will stay with you long after you have finished her scary and brilliant first novel. An auspicious debut for a very talented writer."
- Lee Smith, author of Fair and Tender Ladies
"Reynolds is a wonderful storyteller and master of pastoral imagery."
- New York Times Book Review