Synopses & Reviews
A new translation of the Hans Christian Andersen tale that emphasizes the mystical and spiritual aspects of the mermaid's story. Color illustrations accompany the text.
"The opulent full-page watercolors are a perfect complement to this stylish and authentic interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale." School Library Journal
The Little Mermaid's universal longing for freedom, independence, and love is made real by Santore's sensitive presentation.