Official Site of the Award Winning MONTOOTH Series
Book Reviews and Reader Comments
"Jay shows he is truly a master of his craft."
- John E. Roper, US Review of Books
“Robert Jay is a first-class author”
-L.C. Henderson, BookPleasures.com
“tightly written and engrossing. History, mystery, and more.”
-Linda Fasulo, National Public Radio
“The Montooth novels are page turners for any age”
-Midwest Book Review
“so captivating. . .be charmed”
-Gary Roen, West Orlando News
“thoroughly enjoyable reading”
-Laurie Krosney, Anna Maria Island Sun
"Every once in a while, a novel is written that strikes a chord with readers of all ages."
- Laurie Krosney, Anna Maria Island Sun,
Holmes Beach, FL
"It is a true treasure reading a story with many positive lessons for younger adults and children, all the while being entertaining!"
- Steve Todd, "The Mystery of the Names"
Contest Winner, Costa Mesa, CA
"Jay has done an admirable job of interweaving stories for the young adult mind."
- Karen Pirnot, Reader's Favorite
"The Crew, a gigantic alligator, a mysterious witch, the sinister Cruz and a few more corrupt characters come together in Morose Swamp to create a setting for cunning, evil, courage and wit."
- Jolie Bell, Author of The Tugger Series and Past President, Friends of the Island Library, FL
"Thank you for writing such quality books for adults and young adults! Your books have become the highlight of our homeschool co-op's reading program!
- Eliza B., Washington, DC
"I loved the book so much. At first I only read for a couple minutes at a time. Then it got so good I finished the rest of it in one day. I can't wait for the second book to keep me intrigued for part of the summer."
- Andrea, age 14, Yucaipa, CA
"My friends and I can't wait to see what happens in Montooth 4! I wish I were as brave as Carty is...she is my favorite character, though the guys in The Crew are so fun too!
- Maggie Rist, Frederick, MD
"This book is amazing! I can't wait to read it again and again. The sequel should be amazing!"
- Jeremy, age 14, Uniontown, OH
"It was the coolest book ever."
- Shepard, age 10, Decatur, GA
"Can't wait to see what will happen next..."
- Christine Steyer, Teacher at the American International School in Vienna, Austria
"I LOVED it! I recommend this book to everyone!"
- Emily, age 14, NY
"Robert Jay has a way with words that keeps my students entertained and begging for more! All four of his books have become a permanent part of my English class curriculum. Keep up the good work, Mr. Jay!"
- Peggy J., Middle School Teacher, NY