'Brimful of grace and cheer; moving, funny and sweet-and-begging to be read aloud.' - Kirkus.
'Some books are absolute magic, and this is one of them.' - School Library Journal.
'Peoples are strange! The things they are doing and saying-sometimes they make no sense. Did their brains fall out of their heads? Why don't they be quiet?'
From one of the world's most highly regarded contemporary writers for children comes this beautiful novel about a muddle-headed angel and a free-spirited girl.
In the ancient stone tower of the Casa Rosa, in a tiny village high in the Swiss Alps, life for one aimless angel has been the same since she can rememberů That is until Zola comes along.
Zola is a girl with a mission, and when she and the angel collide, figs fly, and the whole village begins to wake up.
The Unfinished Angel is funny, endearing novel by Newbery Medal winner and author of Love that Dog and Hate that Car and a reminder that magic is found in the most ordinary acts of kindness.Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons. Her other work includes the novels The Wanderer, Hat that Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love that Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School, Fishing in the Air; and Who's that Baby? Sharon and her husband live in upstate New York.
The Unfinished Angel
Author: Sharon Creech