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Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret (Magnus Fin #3)

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On his eleventh birthday, schoolboy Magnus Fin found out that he is half selkie - part human, part seal. Although he looks like a boy and lives on land, he can breathe underwater. When a rusty metal chest is flung ashore in a storm, Magnus Fin decides to investigate. But he injures his hand on the strange box, and his sealskin starts to show through. His teacher realises t ...more
ebook, 217 pages
Published February 1st 2012 by Kelpies
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Juliet Wilson
Apr 10, 2012 Juliet Wilson rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I was delighted to recently have been at the launch of Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret by Janis Mackay, whose Children's Fiction evening class I'm so enjoying at the Office of Lifelong Learning at University of Edinburgh.

In this novel, Magnus Fin finds out that someone has stolen the treasure that belongs to Neptune, King of the Sea. This is no ordinary treasure but includes all the instructions for how to rule the sea, such as how to make waves. Magnus believes that the strange kist that has w
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Jackie Mc
What a fantastic book! I have totally loved all 3 of the Magnus Fin books by Janice MacKay. 10 out of 10!
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I am from Edinburgh, have travelled a lot, lived in France, Israel, Greece, London, Sussex, the far north of Scotland, and am now back in Edinburgh, with a collie dog, a river across the road and two Rowan trees in the garden. I always wanted to be a writer but following advice to get ‘a proper job’ I took myself off to the big city of London when I was just nineteen and trained to be a journalist ...more
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Magnus Fin (3 books)
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  • Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission (Magnus Fin, #2)

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