The surface breaks / Louise O'Neill.
Publication year: 2018
Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2018.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781407185538 (hbk.) :
"A reimagining of The little mermaid"--Dust jacket.
Deep beneath the sea off the cold Irish coast, Gaia is a young mermaid who dreams of being human - but at what terrible price? Hans Christian Andersen's dark original fairy tale is reimagined through a feminist lens, with the writing and world building that has won Louise her legions of devoted fans.
Teenage 11-14 years
309 pages ; 21 cm
An incredible retelling of the traditional tale with a strong feminist core. It's dark and twisting, bringing abuse, strength and the power of women to the surface.
Glasgow - old