A gripping mythical mystery for young readers aged 12+
“This book combines myths and legends with a real-world setting and hugely relatable characters that young teens and tweens will really connect with. We were also struck by the book's important message about being true to yourself.”~Sarah
About the book
Vivien is never going to win the Mermaid Crown and she knows it. Does she care? Who wants to be rewarded just for being pretty anyway? So she joins Alice on her quest to find the legendary mermaid of the lake instead, famous for her dark power. But as the legend starts to unravel, it reveals an ugly truth. And leads the girls into terrible, watery danger. When the truth comes out, will it bring freedom or an awful retribution?
About the author
Alex Cotter's debut book The House on the Edge was published in 2021. She lives in Bath with her family. Alex has always been fascinated by mythical stories and mysterious legends. Find out more about what inspired The Mermaid Call in our exclusive interview.
About the activity pack
Packing & postage
- Price includes UK P&P.
- Activity packs are a handy A5 size and printed on uncoated paper which is fully recyclable.
- Our packs are wrapped in a simple paper sleeve and sent out in a cardboard book wrap – we would be so grateful if you could recycle both.
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