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Mariana and the Merchild: A Folk Tale from Chile

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 11 Reviews

Book Description
Old Mariana longs for friendship, but she is feared by the village children and fearful of the hungry sea-wolves that hide in the sea-caves near her hut. When one day Marianna finds a Merchild inside a crab shell her whole life changes- but she knows that one day, when the sea is calm again, the Merchilds mother will come to take her back. A memorable story of unconditinal love, this poetic retell... More
Book Information
PublisherEerdmans Publishing Company
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100802852041
ISBN-13978-0802852045
Publication Date03/01/2000
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About Caroline Pitcher (Author) : Caroline Pitcher is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Caroline Pitcher include The Littlest Owl, Castaway (Colour Graffix), T... more
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About Jackie Morris (Illustrator) : Jackie Morris is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jackie Morris include The Seal Children, Can You See a Little Bear?, Singing to the Sun.
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