Snow Angels: A Novel
Now a major motion picture from Warner Independent starring Sam Rockwell and Kate Beckinsale
In Stewart O'Nan's Snow Angels, Arthur Parkinson is fourteen during the dreary winter of 1974. Enduring the pain of his parents' divorce, his world is shattered when his beloved former babysitter, Annie, falls victim to a tragic series of events. The interlinking stories of Arthur's unraveling family, and of Annie's fate, form the backdrop of this intimate tale about the price of love and belonging, told in a spare, translucent, and unexpectedly tender voice.
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Nothing Memorable...User Review - The Book Journal - Borders
My first impression of this book was that it was meant for 6th graders. The font size used was huge and made it appear as if it had 10 words per page. Once I started reading it, I realized I wasn't ... Read full review
Snow angels: a novelUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Arty Parkinson, the protagonist of this fine first novel, returns one Christmas to his hometown of Butler, Pennsylvania, to confront his haunting past-specifically, the winter of 1974, when he turned ... Read full review