Green Angel Author:Alice Hoffman Left on her own when her family dies in a terrible disaster, fifteen-year-old Green is haunted by loss and by the past. Struggling to survive physically and emotionally in a place where nothing seems to grow and ashes are everywhere, Green retreats into the ruined realm of her garden. But in destroying her feelings, she also begins to destroy ... more »herself, erasing the girl she'd once been as she inks darkness into her skin. It is only through a series of mysterious encounters that Green can relearn the lessons of love and begin to heal enough to tell her story.« less
I really didn't know what to think of this book. It was so small. I wasn't sure that it could have enough in there to sate me. I was so surprised. I was hooked from the beginning. It's about a girl named Green who has a happy life. The something devastating happens to her, her family and the town. Every deals with the pain they have endured in their own way. It's a beautiful story. One that I'll carry close to my heart.