"The story of a survivor, filled with emotion--from dark suffering to true happiness--a moving portrait of a young woman finding her way through grief, guilt, and recovery in the modern world in New York City"-- Provided by publisher. Her best friend's future is destroyed in an accident, while Shelby Richmond walks away with the burden of guilt. What happens when a life is turned inside out? A fan of Chinese food, dogs, bookstores, and men she should stay away from, Shelby has to fight her way back to her own future. In New York City she finds a circle of lost and found souls-- including an angel who's been watching over her ever since that fateful icy night.