"An Angel Just Like Me"

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"An Angel Just Like Me"

Can you imagine having an angel on the top of your Christmas tree that looks just liAn Angel Just Like Me book coverke you? Tyler, the main character in the story, takes on the task of finding an angel that looks just like him. The angel from last year was broken in half.  Tyler wonders, “Why do angels all look like girls?”  “Can’t boys be angels?”  “Why do they all have gold hair?” asked Tyler, “And why are they always pink?  Aren’t there any black angels?”  Because of all these questions, he decides that he is going to find an angel for the family tree. I challenge you all to read this book by Mary Hoffman.  Read An Angel Just Like Me and find out if Tyler finds an angel that looks just like him. You will be surprised at the lovely ending to this story.

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