These mythical sea folk never seem to lose their charm and illusion amongst children. Now, older children can continue the magic in a mystery that reimagines the lives of merfolk.
In a small coastal town, Finn is enduring a winter vacation with his new stepmother, wishing things could go back to how they were, while Sage is enjoying her new home, wishing things would stay as they are. Finn has seen mysterious swimmers in the sea late at night. Then, from the clifftop, first Sage, then Finn, hear an eerie song.
Could the local legend of merfolk living amid the waves be true? When the new friends meet the magical sea-people, they’re amazed, but the merfolk are hiding a secret. The two human children must put aside their own problems and help in the battle against the merfolk’s ancient underwater enemy before the last of their kind are lost forever.
From the author of the much-loved Guardians of the Wild Unicorns, Secrets of the Last Merfolk is an exciting fantasy adventure that reimagines the mythical sea-people.