In this enchanting and captivating modern fairy tale by bestselling and award-winning storyteller Maggie O'Farrell, we are introduced to Sylvie, a little girl who experiences a mysterious awakening one night. Startled from her slumber, Sylvie finds herself inexplicably wide awake, with no understanding of why. But then, a breathtaking sight unfolds before her eyes—a magnificent pair of wings, crafted from the softest, purest snow-white feathers. It's an angel, a snow angel, standing right in her bedroom!
The snow angel reveals that he has come to watch over Sylvie, for there is more to her condition than meets the eye. Months pass, and as Sylvie gradually recovers from her illness, she yearns to be reunited with her extraordinary guardian. After all, he saved her life! There are countless things she wishes to share with him and countless questions she longs to ask. Will the snow angel ever return to her side? And how can Sylvie ensure that her loved ones also have their own snow angels, offering them protection and solace?
Maggie O'Farrell weaves a spellbinding tale of bravery, hope, and the magic of the everyday. Through Sylvie's journey, readers will be transported to a world where miracles unfold in the most unexpected ways. With her lyrical prose and a touch of wonder, O'Farrell reminds us of the power of love, resilience, and the unseen forces that watch over us all.