…an excellent, beautifully illustrated introduction to a dynamic painter that sparks the viewer's interest in Newton and his fellow highwaymen, all of whom created against the backdrop of Jim Crow.
…should be studied and understood in conjunction with historian Gary Mormino's masterful Land of Sunshine, State of Dreams: A Social History of Modern Florida.
--Florida Historical Quarterly
" Worthy of a place on the bookshelf."
--Tampa Bay History