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The Little Mermaid

Written by Metaphrog

Illustrated by Metaphrog

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Fantasy / Magical Featured Books for 11+ readers Featured Books for 9+ readers Graphic Novels & Comics Traditional Tales

A haunting adaptation of the beloved children's tale

Winner of the Excelsior Awards Junior 2018

Far out under the ocean, the Little Mermaid dreams of exploring the world above. When she finally turns sixteen, she is allowed to rise to the surface where she falls in love with a young prince. In order to be with him she must become a human, and so makes the most dangerous pact with the Sea Witch. 

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The Little Mermaid Synopsis

The Little Mermaid is Hans Christian Andersen's most celebrated tale, and is adapted here as a graphic novel with beautiful artwork by Eisner award nominated duo Metaphrog, creators of the acclaimed Hans Christian Andersen's The Red Shoes and Other Tales.

A faithful adaptation of the original tale- find out what really happened to the Little Mermaid!

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ISBN: 9781629917399
Publication date: 25/07/2017
Publisher: Papercutz
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781629917399
Publication date: 25th July 2017
Author: Metaphrog
Illustrator: Metaphrog
Publisher: Papercutz
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 80 pages
Suitable for: 11+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: Fantasy / Magical, Graphic Novels & Comics, Traditional Tales

About Metaphrog

  Metaphrog are John Chalmers and Sandra Marrs, award-winning graphic novelists.They have received multiple Eisner Award nominations and critical acclaim for their Louis series, and Louis – Night Salad was Highly Commended for the Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2011. As well as working on their own graphic novels, they have produced an array of illustrations and commissions, and travel extensively to talk about their work and the creative process at festivals, schools, libraries and museums. They are Patrons of Reading at Northfield Academy in Aberdeen and were writers in Residence at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2015.

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