Box of Butterflies

Box of Butterflies
By Roma Downey
Publisher: Howard Books
Genre: Christian Living
Release Date: 03/06/18

On a family trip to Australia, Downey’s husband and children spotted a painting they all loved. Downey returned to the art gallery and purchased the painting as a surprise for her husband, only to discover later that he had tried to buy the painting for her the following day.

Known for playing Monica on the TV show Touched by an Angel, Downey shares other sweet anecdotes in this book about her family as she explores topics such as loss, kindness, and faith. She gives glimpses into her acting career, her marriage to TV producer Mark Burnett, and her friendship with Della Reese, who played her television counterpart. Scripture, poems, artwork, and quotes decorate the pages, adding a whimsical touch.

Downey writes in a gentle, genuine tone that will prompt readers to watch for God’s hand in even the tiniest things. Recommend this light read for Touched by an Angel fans.

—Christy Pitney