In this luminous picture bookbased on an old folk legend and brought to life with David Shannon's glowing illustrationsmaster storyteller Robert San Souci tells the tale of Nicholas Pipe, the merman. Nicholas can swim like a fish, but on land he walks like any other man. And it is while on land that Nicholas falls in love with Margaret. Together they defy her father, outwit the jealous sea-folk, and even stand up to the king himself!
"San Souci has woven his magic once again." School Library Journal
|Publisher:||Dial Books for Young Readers|
|Product dimensions:||8.84(w) x 11.32(h) x 0.47(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 7 Years|