Saffy's Angel Author:Hilary McKay Meet the 4 Cason children, whose mother Eve, a fine-art painter, has given them the names of paint color. Cadmium, called Caddy; Saffron, known as Saffy; Indigo, the only boy; and Rose, the youngest. When Saffy discovers quite by accident that she has been adopted, she is deeply upset, though the other assure her it makes no diffeence at all. ... more » Saffy is the daughter of Eve's twin sister who lived in Siena, Italy, and died in a cr crash. Granddad brought Saffy, as a very small child, back from Siena.
When Granddad dies, he leaves something to each of the children. To Saffy it is "her angel" tho no one knows its identity. How Saffy discovers what her angel is, with the help of an energetic new friend, lies at the heart of this enchanting story. Unforgettable characters come alive in often deeply humorous and always absorbing events to create a story to be treasured for a very long time.
Read by Julia Sawalha. 4 hours, 43 minutes. 3 Cassettes.« less