Literature / Agent Angel
is the title of a series of novels written for young adults
by Annie Dalton. The books are based around Melanie Beeby, who is killed in a traffic accident on the day after her thirteenth birthday. She then finds herself transported to Heaven. The Heaven of this universe is a lively and vibrant city, populated both by dead humans-turned-angels and Heaven-born beings known as pure angels. This city is also where the headquarters of the Agency are situated. The Agency is an elite group whose job is to counter the Opposition, informally known as the PODs or Powers Of Darkness - the polar opposite of the Agency.
Upon arrival, Mel discovers that she is to be a trainee at the Angel Academy.
Each book features time travel of some kind, where Mel is tasked by the Agency to unravel various celestial problems involving humans and the Opposition. As of July 1, 2008 there are twelve novels and three omnibus books. On May 5, 2005, the Angels Unlimited
series was renamed the Agent Angel
series, and new covers were released for each book. The series has also been published under the title Angel Academy
, with new covers.
Tropes associated with Agent Angel: