NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF DEVINE INTERVENTION by Martha Brockenbrough. Kirkus Star. Devine Intervention by Martha Brockenbrough ISBN Publication: June from Arthur A. Levine Books Rating: 4 ♥ / 5. Martha Brockenbrough talks about her new young adult novel, Devine Intervention, and A divine look at teen angst playing out in the afterlife.

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Jun 21, Margie rated it it was amazing Shelves: It’s tough to not find yourself attached to him in the end. June from Arthur A. This book is clever, hilarious, honest and insightful for almost any age. Eivine, there’s Jerome, Heidi’s guardian angel.

The ending was so Meant to Be by Lau His last saving grace is to be Heidi’ Rated 2.

A divine look at teen angst playing out in the afterlife

They do have one thing in common that’s likely to resonate with the book’s intended audience. Thorpe hit Jiminy with her car, brought interevntion to the vet, and claimed that she found him injured on the street, but I brockrnbrough understood her actions. I always found that I connected more with Jerome, which I suppose was the point. Without a doubt, though, it’s the people I’ve met: Heidi has grown up her whole life with Jerome in her head, thinking she must be crazy.

Words are powerful, but they’re not actually magic. I still remember how it feels.

Devine Intervention

Dog lovers, have your tissues handy! The rules governing Jerome’s afterlife lead to frequently hysterical prose.


This is not that story. Heidi Stevens Tribune Newspapers. Neither Jerome nor Heidi felt loved by friends or family or were especially true brockenbrougn themselves when living.

Everything that happens to her helps her see the person she can be, and wants to be. I knew without a doubt that I needed to read this book and that I would love it.

Of Paper And Words: Devine Intervention by Martha Brockenbrough Review

It did not disappoint. Signed, sealed, delivered, this book had me, from the canine ghostly possession to the pizza rolls to the talent show gone bad. And along the way, the reader is treated to such gems as this one, from Jerome: Jerome isn’t a bad interventlon. To ask other readers questions about Devine Interventionplease sign up. Hei This book is comic relief from cover to cover. The balance between both characters works its miracle though.

There’s a subplot involving Jerome and his father and their strained relationship that really resonated with me. Martha Brockenbrough’s debut novel is hilarious, heartbreaking, and hopeful, with a sense of humor that’s wicked as hell, and writing that’s just heavenly.

She was willing for one, and not a whiner.

Level 2 News – The Photo Edition! Heidi is able to hear the voice of her guardian angel. What setting was most fun to write? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Who is your favorite supporting character brocksnbrough one you could see getting a spin-off book – and why?

Heidi has always heard the voice speak to her. They’re beautiful stories about someone who feels powerless and unimportant, even though that’s not brockenhrough case at all. The kind with fish heads It’s not a lie either. But then again, I’ve never had a dog To even start loving someone, you have to know where you start and where you end. Well actually, Jerome was trying nartha save her, but he doomed her spirit instead.


Review: Devine Intervention by Martha Brockenbrough | Escape Through the Pages

Which is how he found himself in Heaven’s rehabilitation program in the first place. He’s capable of so much more than he thought.

Jerome is about to get kicked out of angel in-training school and be sent to Hell. Das wurmt mich total, dass das Ende von dem Buch so war, wie es war.

Hilarious, heartwarming, and surprising. He may have messed up pretty badly in his past, but you can tell he enjoys the time he spends watching over Heidi.

In fact, Heidi brockenbrouth up thinking she’s probably crazy since Jerome is always there, but no one else can hear him. Over the next few years, those guys became zillionaires with hot chicks in their basements.

Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. The ending is magnificent!