"This book should be required reading in every school system as a model of how to find your talent, a belief in oneself without falling victim to the downward, dismal spiral that can come from growing up in a dysfunctional atmosphere." Paul Atreides, Las Vegas Review-Journal

"IA: Initiate has the potential of becoming a new literary phenomenon." — Readers' Favorite

"IA: Initiate is a great read from start to finish. John Winston does a masterful job of capturing the hearts of his characters, making them feel real, and in doing so he captures the hearts of his readers." — Allison Maruska, Author of The Fourth Descendant and The Project Renovatio Trilogy