"Debut author Taylor adeptly blends the fantastical and the historical as she sends her reluctant heroine back to the age of Eleanor of Aquitaine in order to save her mother. Taylor s writing is bright with detail and her plot dense with action as Hope learns to be brave and resourceful when circumstances turn dire."
"Janet B. Taylor s absorbing novel keeps the action moving with well-timed revelations, deftly drawn historical events and personages, and a sparks-flying romance."--School Library Journal
"Readers will connect with Hope and her anxiety and quest to fit into the world. This book immerses readers into a fast-moving, action-packed story with great characters and an excellent historical setting. Supporting characters are fun and bring much to the plot and development of Hope s character... This is recommended as a wonderful addition to existing science fiction and historical fiction collections."
"Historical-fiction and romance fans will be thrilled with this strong addition to the genres."
Into the Dim is a time-travel adventure that will leave readers breathless. Janet Taylor has woven a story that will capture action seekers and romance lovers and pull them along for the ride. Joelle Charbonneau - New York Times bestselling author of THE TESTING trilogy
"Janet B. Taylor's Into the Dimshines bright. This debut time travel novel captures the imagination and takes the reader on a fascinating journey to 12th century England, deftly weaving historical characters like Eleanor of Aquitaine and Thomas Becket into the drama. Rich with period detail, and an intriguing lead character, this is YA science fiction at its best." --Rysa Walker, author of The Chronos Files Series
Janet B. Taylor s Into the Dim is one truly enjoyable read. A fast-paced, time-travel adventure with rogue Tesla science and Middle Ages history, it will make you want to jump back into the English court, after a proper round of smallpox and typhoid vaccines, of course. Kendare Blake, author of Anna Dressed in Blood
"The perfect blend of mystery, sci-fi, action, cute guys, romance, history and gorgeous Scotland!" Justine magazine
A total page-turner full of action, interesting history and a timeless romance (literally!). Be sure you have time to read this book in one sitting I promise you won t be able to put it down. Marin L., 16 (Girls Life reader)
Why You ll Love It: Three words: Young Adult Outlander. It s the first book in a series, promising forbidden love, high stakes and epic thrills in the Scottish highlands. Paste Magazine online
" Fantasy, historical events, and time-travel all combine for a suspenseful and fun trip to the medieval period. Bustle
" You don t want to miss this time-traveling adventure, thrilling romance, and rich, historical tale. The Columbus Dispatch "