Mermaid Books

Books and stories about mermaids.

Mermaids 101: Exploring the Magical Underwater World of the Merpeople

via Doreen Virtue From the author who brought us the Magical Mermaids and Dolphins Oracle cards. “Mermaids are powerful and graceful inhabitants of the waters who can teach us about harnessing the unconscious mind’s ability to attract, create, and manifest . . . while having a fun and playful life! In this latest entry into her […]



The Mermaid’s Treasure

  via Stephanie TRUE Peters “Another sparkling gift book from The New York Times bestselling author of A PRINCESS PRIMER. For anyone who has ever wondered if mermaids exist, here is a stunning oversize novelty book that reveals everything about their secret world, from how to recognize and find them to tips about their style and preferences. Stories […]

Fairytale Hairdresser and the Little Mermaid

Lovely author Abie Longstaff talks about her latest children’s book, “Fairytale Hairdresser and the Little Mermaid” Abie’s writing is a fresh look at the classic fairytale with a great message about loving yourself just as you are! MadeForMums is running a contest through 05/31/15 to win a copy of the book, click on the link to enter!  


Flipping the Scales

Flipping the Scales

via Pete Tarsi A little trading places, mermaid style… “Meredith and Marina’s lives have been flipped upside down. When the translucent skirt that straight-A-student Meredith finds hidden on the beach gets wet, it transforms her legs into a mermaid tail. Despite the evidence in front of her, she insists that becoming a mythical creature isn’t scientifically […]

Review: Blood of a Mermaid

More good stuff from Mermaid Sherlyn!  This book is the sequel to Son of a Mermaid that we featured in early March.  Sherlyn’s reviews are lots of fun with plenty of entertaining gifs and a peppering of clever fish puns.  Head over to Mermaid with a Book and check out her blog! Blood of a Mermaid (Mermaids of […]



The Secret World of Mermaids (The Kingdom of Wrenly)

Mer-mamas! For your early readers, “The Kingdom of Wrenly” from author Jordan Quinn “Prince Lucas discovers underwater secrets when he gets a glimpse of the mermaids’ kingdom in this eighth chapter book in the fantastical Kingdom of Wrenly series. Lucas and Clara are floating on a raft when a wave hits and throws Lucas into […]

Mermaid Magazine 2

  FAERIE MAGAZINE ISSUE #25 “Mermaids is a special issue of Faerie Magazine devoted entirely to our favorite creatures of the sea. Edited by Carolyn Turgeon, Mermaids features original fiction and poetry from authors like Alice Hoffman, Aimee Bender, Keith Donohue, Francesca Lia Block, Tera Lynn Childs, Matthea Harvey, Jane Yolen, and more.    Head […]



Emily Windsnap and the Castle in the Mist

Mermaid Emily is back! Written by Liz Kessler, illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge “When Emily Windsnap discovers an old diamond ring during a class hunt for trinkets, how is she supposed to know that the ring is half the key to unlocking an ancient curse by Neptune himself? Now, with the ring stuck firmly on her hand, […]

Freshwater Mermaid

Well known fact about Mermaids…they are magical! And can be found frolicking in a variety of unexpected places, even in large freshwater lakes. via Denise Brennan-Nelson  “Tallulah doesn’t look like the other young mermaids living in the ocean. Her tail is a dull gray. And when all the other mermaids go on a quest to find […]


Helene Boudreau

Real Mermaids Don’t Hold Their Breath

Via Helene Boudreau “Normal is Never Coming Back Jade is totally confused. As in, “will this be a leg-day or a tail-day?” kind of confused. Even worse, it’s been forever since her first kiss with Luke and now—nothing. Not even a text message. Sigh. But Jade doesn’t have time to figure out the weirdness of boys […]