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Alice Hoffman


Alice Hoffman

author of Green Angel
Featured on Middle School Video

In her latest book Alice Hoffman writes a story of a teenage girl who finds inner strength out of tremendous loss and tragedy. Hear Alice describe how her own feelings of grief after September 11th influenced her writing, "Green Angel was the first thing I wrote after September 11th, and I wrote it because I felt so grief struck by what happened and I felt that everyone in this country was feeling the same way." This book will take readers on a journey of a life shrouded in darkness to one filled with hope.


Green Angel
 

Green Angel
by Alice Hoffman
When her family is lost in a terrible disaster, 15-year-old Green must struggle to survive in a place where nothing seems to grow. It is only through a series of mysterious encounters with a ghostly white dog and a mute boy that Green relearns the lessons of love and begins to heal as she tells her own story.

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