". . . Boyer deftly dramatizes Western land development, with its ominous impact on small family landowners, and offers vibrant depictions of the threatened natural landscape."—Publishers Weekly Annex
"(an) excellent debut novel."—Dallas Morning News
". . . a page-turner . . . characters seem plausible and very real. . . . Right from the opening, you get caught up in the story and its people."—Enchantment
"Boyer's novel pokes a knowing finger into the painful underbelly of the Santa Fe mystique . . .
Junkyard Dreams is a fun read . . . (that) examines the more serious struggles that take place in Santa Fe and other similar communities that contend with the competing pressures of development and preservation."—La Herencia del Norte