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  • Sirena
    , Kindle Edition, 2012
  • Sirena
    Scholastic Paperbacks, Paperback, 2000
  • Sirena
    Rebound by Sagebrush, School & Library Binding, 2000
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    Scholastic Paperbacks, Unknown Binding, 2000
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    Scholastic, Hardcover, 1998
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    Scholastic Book Services, Paperback, 1998

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Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 2,822 Ratings and 379 Reviews

Book Description
Donna Jo Napoli thoughtfully and poetically reexamined the story of Hansel and Gretel from the witch's point of view in The Magic Circle. Here, she retells the Greek myth of the Sirens, whose sweet, beckoning singing caused countless shipwrecks. But did the Sirens (who Napoli imagines as mermaids) really mean for the sailors to perish? Or were these sultry singers cursed themselves? In Nap... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic, Inc.
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages256
Publication Date10/1998
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About Donna Jo Napoli (Author) : Donna Jo Napoli is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Donna Jo Napoli include Daughter of Venice, Hush: An Irish Princess' Tale, Fire in the... more
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2/23/2010 Courtney Rene said: Nice easy read. Lots of good Greek Mythology bachground and history.
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5/21/2009 Rachel Indihar said: A fabulous teen fantasy story about a mermaid who wishes to become immortal but then falls in love with a human man. The writing is gorgeous and the story entrancing. I believe it's some of the best writing to come from a teen novel.
tags: I recommend, I read

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12/23/2008 Ali B said: 673041
tags: ya, mythology, love, legends

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