Fish Girl

by David Wiesner, Donna Jo Napoli

David Wiesner’s first graphic novel, with text by acclaimed author Donna Jo Napoli, is a beautiful, engaging, and frequently funny coming-of-age tale about a mermaid for middle grade readers.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547483931
  • ISBN-10: 0547483937
  • Pages: 192
  • Publication Date: 03/07/2017
  • Carton Quantity: 28

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  • About the Book
    The triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner brings his rich visual imagination and trademark artistry to the graphic novel format in a unique coming-of-age tale that begins underwater. A young mermaid, called Fish Girl, in a boardwalk aquarium has a chance encounter with an ordinary girl. Their growing friendship inspires Fish Girl's longing for freedom, independence, and a life beyond the aquarium tank. Sparkling with humor and brilliantly visualized, Fish Girl's story will resonate with every young person facing the challenges and rewards of growing up.
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    Spring 2017 Kids' Indie Next List -- "Inspired Recommendations for Kids from Indie Booksellers" 


    "Napoli (Dark Shimmer) and Wiesner (Mr. Wuffles!) create a plot that crackles, and Wiesner’s graceful, classically proportioned artwork makes the story’s fantastical elements clear and believable." 

     —Publishers Weekly 


    "A thought-provoking work that is not to be missed." 


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