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By Carolyn Turgeon

Two sheltered princesses, one wounded warrior; who will reside fortunately ever after?
 
Princess Margrethe has been hidden away whereas her country is at battle. One gloomy, windswept morning as she stands in a convent backyard overlooking the icy sea, she witnesses a miracle: a glittering mermaid rising from the waves, a virtually drowned guy in her palms. by the point Margrethe reaches the shore, the mermaid has disappeared into the ocean. As Margrethe nurses the good-looking stranger again to well-being, she learns that not just is he a prince, he's additionally the son of her father's maximum rival. yes that the mermaid introduced this guy to her for a cause, Margrethe devises a plan to convey peace to her kingdom.
 
in the meantime, the mermaid princess Lenia longs to come to the human guy she carried to defense. She is keen to alternate her domestic, her voice, or even her wellbeing and fitness for legs and the opportunity to win his heart….  

A miraculous tackle the vintage story, Mermaid is the tale of 2 girls with every thing to lose. fantastically written and compulsively readable, it'll make you think that two times concerning the fairytale you heard as a toddler, holding you in suspense till the final web page.

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Mermaid: A Twist on the Classic Tale

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Princess Margrethe has been hidden away whereas her country is at struggle. One gloomy, windswept morning as she stands in a convent backyard overlooking the icy sea, she witnesses a miracle: a glittering mermaid rising from the waves, an almost drowned guy in her hands. by the point Margrethe reaches the shore, the mermaid has disappeared into the ocean. As Margrethe nurses the good-looking stranger again to well-being, she learns that not just is he a prince, he's additionally the son of her father's maximum rival. certain that the mermaid introduced this guy to her for a cause, Margrethe devises a plan to carry peace to her kingdom.
 
in the meantime, the mermaid princess Lenia longs to come to the human guy she carried to protection. She is prepared to alternate her domestic, her voice, or even her healthiness for legs and the opportunity to win his heart….   

A brilliant tackle the vintage story, Mermaid is the tale of 2 ladies with every thing to lose. fantastically written and compulsively readable, it'll make you're thinking that two times in regards to the fairytale you heard as a toddler, conserving you in suspense till the final web page.

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Kaye nodded. ” The microwave beeped, and Kaye stirred instantcoffee “crystals” into both cups. A thin white foam formed on the surface. Janet nodded. “I totally went after her, but Dough stopped me and Kenny stopped her and Fatima came over and started saying how it was a big misunderstanding and all that, even though she didn’t see what happened. ” Looking down into the cup, she saw the dark, still water of the stream. qx4 3/6/14 9:59 AM Page 47 nothing at all was happening. Roiben—the most cool, amazing, dangerous storybook guy ever—said he was going to see her again.

He obviously believed her to be part of some plan to kill him. Still, he slid his body back until he could lean against the trunk of an oak. He was braced, waiting to see what she would do. She thought of the faeries she had known when she was a child—impish, quick things— no mention of wars or magical arrows or enemies, certainly no lies, no deception. qx4 3/6/14 9:59 AM Page 25 bleeding in the dirt beside her told her how wrong her perceptions of Faery had been. Her fingers flinched away from the wound in his chest.

He didn’t look much older than she was. ” She shook her head again. He was long-limbed—he would be tall if he were standing. Taller than most people, taller than any faerie she had ever seen—still, she had no doubt that was what he was, if for no other reason than the pointed tops of his ears knifing through his wet hair—and that he was beautiful in a way that made her breath catch. He licked his lips. There was blood on them. “Pity,” he said quietly. She took a step toward him, and he twisted into a defensive crouch.

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