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Julian is a mermaid

Author: Jessica Love
Publisher: London : Walker Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Julian notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train car. When Julian gets home, daydreaming of the magic he's seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies in his own fabulous mermaid costume: a butter-yellow curtain for his tail,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Love
ISBN: 9781406380637 1406380636
OCLC Number: 1031366651
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jessica Love.

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While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Julian notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train car. When Julian gets home, daydreaming of the magic he's seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies in his own fabulous mermaid costume: a butter-yellow curtain for his tail, the fronds of a potted fern for his headdress. But what will Abuela think about the mess he makes -- and even more importantly, what will she think about how Julian sees himself?

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"celebratory and ground-breaking" * The Sunday Times Culture/The Sunday Times Ireland * "The stand-out title this month is a picture book, Julian Is a Mermaid by Jessica Love. [...] In the bravura Read more...

 
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