The Rain Imp by David Thornhill
Approx. 9,770 words.
Published on August 21, 2012.
Ryan’s cruel step-family make him patch their roof one stormy night but what he finds up there will change his life forever. It is Gabriel, a magical rain imp, who fell from the clouds after being tricked by the deranged Nimbus, Lord of the Rain Imps. After relentless summer rains, can Ryan help Gabriel back to his home in the clouds to put things right before the Earth suffers disastrous floods?