Destined to be a global phenomenon, the follow up to the stunning Deep Blue. Percy Jackson with mermaids.
Six mermaids battle to save their hidden world.
Serafina, Neela and four others have successfully escaped Captain Traho and his men after their hideout with the river witches was stormed. They must stop an ancient evil from escaping its icy prison by finding six talismans hidden by Serafina's ancestor hundreds of years before. With all the Mer nations looking for them and no clue where to start, will the mermaids find the talismans before the monster is released?
The second book in the Waterfire Saga.
Praise for Jennifer Donnelly - :
A mesmerising story. - Financial Times
Donnelly captures period and place with almost supernatural skill, and even the most minor of characters are so vivid that you find yourself talking out loud to them. - Sunday Telegraph
A master of pacing and plot - Washington Post
Jennifer Donnelly is one of the most uniquely gifted authors working in the world today. - The Strand
Jennifer Donnelly is a bestselling writer for adults and children. Her first young adult novel, A Gathering Light, won the Carnegie Medal in 2003, as well as receiving several awards in the US including the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her adult work includes The Tea Rose, The Winter Rose and The Wild Rose.