The Guardian Angel's Journal

The Guardian Angel's Journal

Book - 2011
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When Margot Delacroix dies, she is sent back to earth as a guardian angel-to herself. Renamed Ruth, she witnessess and protectw Margot through her own birth, her troubled childhood, her first love, her son's birth, and, ultimatley, her own untimely death. She is instructed to re-experience and record her biggest mistakes and fiercest regrets. As she observes-and interferes in-the events she's already lived, she tries to alter the course of her life, and, ulitmately prevent her own death.

But when she relaizes that her teenage son's decent into drugs and murder lay wihtin her own actions as Margot, she makes a pact with a demon to give up her place in Heaven in exchange for the oppertunity to save her son form his fate. The changes she makes in her own life and his result in consequences no one could expect.

The Guardian Angel's Journalis a rich, lyrical, and moving novel that examines questions of fate, free will, regret, and hope, and ultimately asks readers to consider what they would change about the life they've already lived.

Publisher: New York : Guideposts ; Nashville, Tenn. : Distributed by Ideals Publications, c2011.
ISBN: 9780824948795
Branch Call Number: FIC/JESS
Characteristics: viii, 311 p. ; 21 cm.


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Oct 23, 2012

This book is awesome!! It kept me engaged the whole time without boring me to death with details. I love the descriptions about the angels & demons!!

Dec 29, 2011

Beautiful book.
I loved this book so much, I am going to buy it.


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