Green Heart - Alice Hoffman

Green Heart

By Alice Hoffman

  • Release Date: 2012-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction
Score: 4.5
From 17 Ratings


A two-fold tale of grief and hope, loss and love, told as only Alice Hoffman can.When her family is lost in a terrible disaster, 15-year-old Green is haunted by loss and the past. Struggling to survive in a place where nothing seems to grow and ashes are everywhere, Green retreats into the ruined realm of her garden. But in destroying her feelings, she also begins to destroy herself. It is only through a series of mysterious encounters that Green relearns the lessons of love and begins to heal as she tells her own story.As she heals, Green lives every day with feelings of loss. Her family is gone, the boy she loves is missing, and the world she once knew has been transformed by tragedy. In order to rediscover the truth about love, hope, and magic, she must venture away from her home, collecting the stories of a group of women who have been branded witches for their mysterious powers. Only through their stories will Green find her own heart's desire.


  • Green heart

    By Picture PERFECT!!!
    I love this book! It is soooo good. It is the tale twist between love,loss,grief,sorrow, and finding out who Green really is. Finding out that a little bit of faith and courage can make a difference; it can change the way you look at things. Green discovers that there is more out there than just what she thinks. Along the way,she finds a few new friends,Greens friends help her start a new life.Friends that she can turn to when she needs help. When they need help she will be there for them. They are like family to her. She finds out who she really has become behind her dark brown eyes. Before she saw nothing but darkness, but now she sees the light behind her eyes.Green finds there's more to life than feeling sorry for her self. She finds out that this is her story.