Title: The Head of the Saint
Release Date: 2nd October, 2014
Publisher: Hot Key Books
"After walking for days across the harsh Brazilian landscape only to be rejected by his last living relative, Samuel finds his options for survival are dwindling fast - until he comes to the hollow head of a statue, perfect for a boy to crawl into and hide...
Whilst sheltering, Samuel realises that he can hear the villagers' whispered prayers to Saint Anthony - confessing lost loves, hopes and fears - and he begins to wonder if he ought to help them out a little. When Samuel's advice hits the mark he becomes famous, and people flock to the town to hear about their future loves. But with all the fame comes some problems, and soon Samuel has more than just the lovelorn to deal with. A completely charming and magically told Brazilian tale, sure to capture your heart."
Amazon Link: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Head-Saint-Socorro-Acioli/dp/1471402908/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1450037964&sr=8-1&keywords=The+head+of+the+Saint
Here was my initial review on goodreads:
My overall feelings after reading this book are...
"SATISFYING AND SIMPLY NICE"