This enchanting new picture book begins as a singing mermaid is tempted away from her home at Silversands to join the circus. The audiences love her, but the poor mermaid, kept in a tank by the wicked circus owner Sam Sly, soon longs to return to the freedom of the sea. Will she ever escape? With sparkling glitter throughout, this is a beautiful new book from the creators of the bestselling "What The Ladybird Heard". Ages: 2+ 'A tip-top adventurous ballad which will hold its readers captive' "Guardian"
Lydia Monks is one of the most original picture book artists working today. Her distinctive use of colour and collage has won her critical acclaim and several awards, including the Smarties Prize.