Un coppia senza figli e delusa dalla vita molla tutto e va in Alaska. Quando tutto sembra ormai andare alla deriva compaiono degli amici e una misteriosa bambina a fargli tornare la voglia di vivere. Bella favola invernale. Le descrizioni dei paesaggi sono cosí belle che ti fanno venire voglia di correre nella neve. Voto 8 1/2...Continua
This was a powerful and moving book about family, appreciation for one another, and making a new life. I liked how Faina brought Jack and Mabel closer together.
Mabel and Jack moved to Alaska after they lost their not-yet-born child. They're no more young but they try and begin a brandnew life. Nature is beautiful and wild, it's a hard life. The snow, one night, seems to turn a snowman into the magic girl appearing the following morning, a fairy looking young girl. But everything reminds Mabel of a tragic fairy she used to know when she was a child...
Surreal and fascinating.
It is a beautiful, beautiful story. The author had the ability to made me feel like I was in that white, snow land while I was reading it. The plot is fine, the charactors are likable, it is not a exciting, roller-coaster style story, but it will stay in your heart after you close the book, so will the Alaska winter scence....Continua