"Nothing less than fiery story-telling would be fitting, to convey to us the life of a fervent heart like Martin Luther, and author Danika Cooley has achieved just that." - Dennis Gundersen, Grace and Truth Books
"This is not just a story book. It is real life. It is accurately researched and meticulously footnoted." - Author Catherine MacKenzie
"I commend this book to you and your children as a great family read-aloud." - Israel Wayne, Family Renewal
"If you're looking for a good story on the reformation to share with your students, When Lightning Struck!: The Story of Martin Luther is both informative and engaging!" - Stacy Farrell, Home School Adventure Co.
"Danika's use of historical fiction to target the hearts of kids is an excellent way to not only build intrigue about their faith but also to teach them about the history of Christianity." - Dr. Scott Turansky, National Center for Biblical Parenting
"Danika Cooley's When Lightning Struck!: The Story of Martin Luther is a well-researched, and well-told biography that will grip young adult readers in a generation starved for worthy inspiration. It is just the sort of book the church needs to inspire a new generation of believers to help recover the evangelical church's birthright." - Author William Boekestein
"Cooley gives young adult readers a thoughtful picture of how God used a flawed man to change the course of history." - Mary Jackson, WORLD Magazine