Halo is by Alexandra Adornetto. The first book in a new series about angels. Gabriel, Ivy, and Bethany are angels. They have been sent by God to Venus Cover to promote goodness and fight the forces of evil. Bethany, the youngest angel, falls in love with a mortal boy. Needless to say this causes a problem with her family, and she and Xavier must fight to preserve their relationship. Then the mysterious Jake Thorn arrives and all hell literally breaks loose. Can Bethany, Xavier, and her family save their friends, their school, and their town from the forces of darkness? A charming beginning to the series.
Ratings: 8th grade - 8 out of 10 - MP (mild profanity) - AC (some mature thematic content).