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Dear Mermaid

By Alan Durant
Illustrated by Vanessa Cabban

Join Holly as she learns about a magical undersea world in this picture book containing a real gift.

When Holly finds a mermaid's purse on the beach, she learns all about life under the sea and gets a special present – just like the lucky reader of this book! Thinking a mermaid must have lost the purse, Holly writes a letter to see if she'd like it back. Princess Kora replies with a plea for help. Will the two holiday friends be able to save the Mer Festival? Find out inside, then enjoy the wonderful mermaid photo frame that comes with the book!

  • Companion title to the bestselling Dear Tooth Fairy, shortlisted for the 2004 Red House Children's Book Award, and Dear Father Christmas.
  • Dear Father Christmas and Dear Tooth Fairy have together sold over 450,000 copies worldwide!

About the author

Alan Durant is a prolific author of novels and picture books for children of all ages, including Dear Tooth Fairy, Dear Father Christmas, Always and Forever illustrated by Debi Gliori and Burger Boy illustrated by Mei Matsuoka. He lives in Surrey. Follow him @alan_durant.

About the illustrator

Vanessa Cabban studied illustration at Brighton University and the Royal College of Art. She has illustrated several picture books, including the bestselling Bringing Down the Moon by Jonathan Emmett and Dear Tooth Fairy by Alan Durant.

ISBN: 9781406359879
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2015
Dimensions: 270 x 235mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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