Plot: The plot is well crafted, showcasing Anthony's growth and fight to assert himself as an intelligent and capable human being. The author details both the internal and external struggles of Anthony and his family and the treatment of children and young adults who exhibit signs of being on the Autism spectrum.
Prose: Kedar's writing style is fairly simple and minimalistic. Still,the writing ably conveys the emotional inner life and turmoil of the book's lively main character.
Originality: Kedar's novel is fascinating, and a much-needed addition to the genre that adds diversity and explores different abilities.
Character Development: The characters in Kedar's novel are compelling and haunting, providing the reader with an in-depth personal view into the mind of a person diagnosed with severe nonverbal autism.