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Free mobi ✓ doc The Tail of Emily Windsnap 9780763628116 Ú horticulturetrader æ [BOOKS] ⚡ The Tail of Emily Windsnap ✪ Liz Kessler – For as long as she can remember twelve year old Emily Windsnap has lived on a boat And oddly enough for just as S Emily makes a startling discovery about her own identity the mysterious father she's never met and the thrilling possibilities and perils The Tail eBook #237 shimmering deep below the water's surface With a sure sense of suspense and richly imaginative d One of my younger sisters and I discovered this book at the thrift store a few weeks ago and the gorgeous cover and uirky title intrigued us both I decided to give it a try ;Since my thoughts on this book are pretty 5050 I’ll start with what I disliked so we can end on a positive note ;Things I Disliked1 This is a mermaid book so Neptune aka Poseidon was inevitable He was accurately unpredictable like all characters in mythology are and it was flippantly mentioned that he had multiple wives Personally this is not something I like seeing portrayed in a kids’ book ;2 Believe it or not one of the most normal characters in this book was “Mystic Millie” and while it was pretty clear that all her stuff was fake there were many mentions of auras reflexology etc and a “hypnosis” session on the main character3 The main character went around her mom a lot during the story Understandable in this case but not my favorite theme4 An adult male makes her feel unsafe and tells her about the circumstances of her birth in a pretty awkward conversation though I’m not sure a middle grade reader would catch what they were talking about view spoilerIt’s all lies of course hide spoiler

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Etails first time author Liz Kessler lures us into a glorious undersea world where mermaids study shipwrecks at school and Neptune rules with an iron trident an enchanting fantasy about family secrets loyal friendship and the convention defying power of lo Very very cute book about a girl who at the age of twelve has never been fully immersed in water Although she lives on a house boat her mother is deathly afraid of water so Emily's never been swimming The boat is so small there's no room for a bathtub When she finally takes swimming lessons in school low and behold she discovers she's a mermaid Well sort ofshe's got legs when she's out of water and a tail when she's immersed in waterEmily is especially endearing because she's always been a bit of an outsider She doesn't have a best friend and doesn't uite fit in with the girls in her school When she finally finds a mermaid best friend it's so endearing it's almost embarassingThere's a pretty sappy unrealistic ending but what are you gonna do I mean she's a mermaid after all You don't read a girly mermaid book without expecting some unrealistic sappy nessI actually listened to this one and I highly recommend it The narrator is convincing as a pre teen and she's got a wicked British accent Or should I say swishy

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The Tail of Emily WindsnapFor as long as she of Emily PDF #205 can remember twelve year old Emily Windsnap has lived on a boat And oddly enough for just as long her mother has seemed anxious to keep her away from the water But when Mom finally agrees to let her take swimming lesson Emily Windsnap’s life changes in a split second during swim practice You see she’s a mermaid But she had no idea And when she discovers the truth she opens herself to a whole new world of uncertainties and secrets waiting to be discoveredSuch as where is her father Why did he leave her Was it even his choiceEmily is a lot like the heroine from HAVE YOU SEEN JESSICA JENKINS from the same author She’s energetic curious courageous and adventurous They also have the same voiceI liked her of course She’s a great kid whose life is complicated I prefer that to a heroine with a seemingly perfect life Boring and unrealistic Challenges must be faced and Emily is just the right girl to spark a revolution The world building is extremely underdeveloped So underdeveloped I could basically say that there isn’t any We’ve been introduced to few mermaids and got to know only one I hope the next books will show of the mermaid’s life because fantasy books need showing not simply telling And structure obviously but that hasn't been a problem so far It’s a charming book though Predictable to the reader—they know than the heroine at all times—which in this case is unfortunate but once again I anticipate creativity and mystery in the seuels