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The Unfinished Angel

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

Reviewed by Theresa L. Stowell for TeensReadToo.com

What happens when an angel is left floating around in a small town in the Swiss Alps without any supervision, training, or even knowledge of what an angel is supposed to be, do, or look like?

For one angel, years (probably even centuries) have passed in peaceful exis...
What happens when an angel is left floating around in a small town in the Swiss Alps without any supervision, training, or even knowledge of what an angel is supposed to be, do, or look like?

For one angel, years (probably even centuries) have passed in peaceful existence. But when Zola, an American girl, moves into the tower room that the angel has occupied, life begins to get complicated.

Zola is unique. She wears layers of clothing in bright disturbing colors. She yells at Vinny, the grandson of Signora Divino, who lives next door. She wanders around without any clear supervision. But most bothersome of all, she can see the angel, and she thinks she can order the angel around!

Angel doesn't always want to do what Zola wants though, and sometimes angel doesn't know what Zola really wants, so accidents can happen.

Creech spins a hilarious and delightful story about the antics of Zola, the pesky Divinos, awkward Mr. Pomodoro, and more residents of the Swiss village as she tackles the issue of an untrained angel who wants to help but doesn't always know how.

Readers of all ages can enjoy this tale and will fall in love with both the lovely, lonely little angel that lives in the tower room and the strange, caring little girl who turns everything upside down.

posted by TeensReadToo on April 15, 2010

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Most Helpful Critical Review

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

interesting book.. reccommended for someone who doesn't have a specific book preference

this book was very unusual. it is about a angel who is living in the swiss alps in a old house in the tower inside of it. The angel is very confused. she doesn't understand much and feels like she has not been educated and at times i nthe book you can see porposful miss...
this book was very unusual. it is about a angel who is living in the swiss alps in a old house in the tower inside of it. The angel is very confused. she doesn't understand much and feels like she has not been educated and at times i nthe book you can see porposful misspelling. then a fahther with a girl moves into the house with the tower and the girl changes the angels perspective of life and helping others and even helps the angel save a few orphans along the way. I liked this book because I believe that it doesn't really fit into a specific genre, becuase it fits every genre into it at once. There is no cursing or innappropriate things happening in this book so any age could read it and it would be agreat book to read to your kid before bed.

posted by cbbookworm1997 on June 24, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 15, 2011

    Great book

    I read the first 20 pages and i love this book its about an angle who thinks she was not taught how to be an angle

    A must read!!!!!

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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