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Merrow / Ananda Braxton-Smith.

By: Braxton-Smith, Ananda [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Fitzroy, Vic. : Black Dog Books, 2010Description: 197 p. : map ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781742031361 .Subject(s): Ocean -- Teen fiction | Animals, Mythical -- Teen fiction | Mermaids -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction.DDC classification: A823.4 Summary: "Life doesn't just grow you up and leave you there; it keeps beating you into different shapes, like the cliffs. The people of Carrick have been whispering behind Neen's back for most of her life; ever since her father drowned and her mother disappeared. The townspeople say her mother was a merrow who has returned to her real home in the ocean. Neen wonders if perhaps the villagers are right. But if her mother is a merrow then what does this make Neen? This pitiless summer all the talk will end in trouble. All Neen wants is the truth." -- Backcover.
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"Life doesn't just grow you up and leave you there; it keeps beating you into different shapes, like the cliffs. The people of Carrick have been whispering behind Neen's back for most of her life; ever since her father drowned and her mother disappeared. The townspeople say her mother was a merrow who has returned to her real home in the ocean. Neen wonders if perhaps the villagers are right. But if her mother is a merrow then what does this make Neen? This pitiless summer all the talk will end in trouble. All Neen wants is the truth." -- Backcover.

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