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Author: Kathi Appelt; August Hall
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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On the night of the blue moon when mermaids are said to gather on a sandbar in the Gulf of Mexico, ten-year-old Keeper sets out in a small boat, with her dog BD and a seagull named Captain, determined to find her mother, a mermaid, as Keeper has always believed, who left long ago to return to the sea.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathi Appelt; August Hall
ISBN: 9781416950608 1416950605
OCLC Number: 419813534
Awards: School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Target Audience: Grades 4-7.
Description: 399 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Kathi Appelt ; illustrations by August Hall.
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Newbery Honoree Appelt enchants with a tale about mermaids, mermen, and what happens when a girl outgrows fairy tales just a little too late.  Read more...

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Ten-year-old Keeper believes in wishes and magic, and why shouldn t she? Her mother, gone for the last seven years, is a mermaid, after all! So on the day of the Blue Moon, when everything she does Read more...

 
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