Between the Land and the Sea
Marina is a privileged girl who’s had an unusual upbringing. Traveling the world with her scientist father, doted on by her wealthy and glamorous neighbor Evie, Marina’s life seems perfect.Everything changes in the summer of her sixteenth year when she is sent to live with her Aunt Abby and... show more
Marina is a privileged girl who’s had an unusual upbringing. Traveling the world with her scientist father, doted on by her wealthy and glamorous neighbor Evie, Marina’s life seems perfect.Everything changes in the summer of her sixteenth year when she is sent to live with her Aunt Abby and Cousin Cruz in the lovely seaside town of Aptos, California.Only a few weeks after arriving, sixteen year-old Marina has nearly drowned twice, enchanted the hottest guy in high school, and discovered a supernatural creature. If she can manage to survive some increasingly dangerous encounters with unpredictable mermaids, she might be able to unlock the mystery of her past and appease the mysterious forces that want something from her...And maybe even find true love along the way.
Publish date: March 19th 2011
Publisher: Derrolyn Anderson
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
Series: Marina's Tales (#1)
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I got this book, from Making Connections for free, in exchange for an honest review. Get your copy here.A book about a half mermaid, half human teenage girl with a difficult choice to make.What I liked:Both the male and female leads were sensible characters and it was like a breath of fresh air.The ...
First sentence: "The surfer sat upright on his board, blue eyes intensely focused as he scanned the action at the breakers."P. 99: "No one joined us, and pretty soon it became apparent to me that Cruz and Megan were social outcasts."Last sentence: "Listening to each other breathe, all we needed was ...
If this book was a muffin I would say that it contained too much topping and that it dripped with artificial aroma. If this book was a muffin I would be nauseated after swallowing 30% percent of it and I would be craving a simple scone after letting the rest drop into the bin. I do love muffins, but...