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Safronoff beautifully and vividly portrays this fictional world and the characters that populate it...
A fun, unique tale with a lot to offer readers looking for something different from standard fantasy fare.
Five stars to Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall. This is a superb work of fantasy fiction that will stay with you long after you've closed the book. It's a standout among all Young Adult entries in the literary marketplace.
—Publisher's Daily Review
The YA alternate world fantasy of Sunborn Rising comes to life through vivid and beautifully written imagery and magical illustrations that will capture the attention of readers young and old... Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall is the best vivid fantasy YA book of the year.
Stunning. Awe-inspiring. Revolutionary... an instant fantasy classic.
Breaking into the world of fantasy with a meaningful contribution is not an easy task, but Aaron Safronoff managed to do just that with Sunborn Rising: Beneath the Fall.
Safronoff shines in his ability to render such an innovative and textured literary work.
—Pacific Book Review