From School Library Journal
Lily is a female character that teen girls can find something of themselves in, no matter who they are. Her transformation, great power, and humility are admirable, making her a very likable character. Readers will also like the dreamy male characters that fall at Lily s feet. Fans of paranormal romance will find a lot to like in this series. "VOYA"
Lily's evolution is thrilling, and readers will eagerly follow her into battle, just like her devoted mechanics. A sequel of surprising depth and drama. "Kirkus"
Angelini takes readers on a high stakes and fast-paced ride once again. The author blends fantasy, science fiction, mythology, and light romance seamlessly....A satisfying second series installment that will leave teens anxious for the next title, especially after the cliff-hanger ending. "School Library Journal"
A Must Read Romance. This is one of the best books I've read this year. It has everything a book should have: action, adventure, violence, a butt-kicking heroine and one hot hero. "USA Today, Happily Ever After on Trial by Fire"
Readers will be swept into the inner workings of crucibles and witches and left eager for more . . . a richly drawn world of keenly devised magic. "Kirkus Reviews on Trial by Fire"
Combines the best elements of a magical fantasy with hints of sci-fi, history, and romance. "School Library Journal on Trial by Fire""