Bad Mermaids on the Rocks
Author(s): Sibéal Pounder
In this hilarious middle-grade series that's The Little Mermaid meets My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish, a trio of mermaids dive into a world of fabulous fashions, underwater escapades . . . and mercats!
Smart, daring mermaid trio Beattie, Mimi and Zelda, along with Steve the talking seahorse, may have saved the Hidden Lagoon from danger. . . . But after they get trapped aboard a spooky ship called the Merry Mary, they end up stranded in the legendary Crocodile Kingdom! Can they avoid a crab-tastrophe and swim against the tide to get back home?
Meanwhile, on land, an ice-cream seller and gadget expert named Paris Silkensocks has uncovered a plot to destroy the mermaid world. Will she will be able to find and warn the mermaids of the impending danger before it's too late?
Filled with magical mysteries, glamorous fashion, and fin-tastic protagonists to root for, this hysterical sea-quel will keep readers hooked.
“Readers who love fantasy, particularly mermaids, and those who enjoy a good mystery will flip over this fresh, modern take with copious illustrations throughout.” —Booklist on BAD MERMAIDS MAKE WAVES
“Tongue-in-cheek jokes about mermaid myths such as perpetual hair combing round out the lightning-fast plot . . . Fin-tastic fun.” —Kirkus Reviews on BAD MERMAIDS MAKE WAVES
“Well developed and engaging . . . Pounder adeptly mixes mystery and adventure.” —School Library Journal on BAD MERMAIDS MAKE WAVES
“A great story for young readers, and perfect for book clubs.” —School Library Connection on BAD MERMAIDS MAKE WAVES
“Fresh and modern and will appeal to young readers.” —School Library Journal on WITCH SWITCH
“Plenty of zany fun.” —Kirkus Reviews on WITCH SWITCH
“Will hold plenty of appeal for readers.” —Booklist on WITCH SWITCH
“A great choice to help fill the elusive 'funny book' hole that exists in many collections.” —School Library Journal on WITCH WARS
“A sweet little magical tale.” —Kirkus Reviews on WITCH WARS
“Promises good fun for middle-graders.” —Booklist on WITCH WARS