The Tail of Emily Windsnap (Emily Windsnap #1)
For as long as she 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 Emily away from the water. But when Mom finall ...more
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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 discovered.
Such as, where is her father? Why did he leave her? Was it even his choice?
Emily 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 voice.
I liked ...more
Still the same strong feeling of warmth, peace and safeness
this means so much to me I cannot even describe it
It gave me the strength to love myself, and smile again, and it taught me to be brave and hope for the best.
And yes, I know this is not a proper review
So, I am just going to let a little something in here, that hopefully will make you understand how I feel about this
Emily is especially endearing because she's alwa ...more
While this book was written for children, it captivated this grown-up to the point of needing to know NOW. It is a rare book that delivers both suspense and satisfaction in this day and ...more
It was bad, bad, bad. I was absolutely bored to tears with the dreary, thoroughly unlikeable, two dimensional characters, and the erratic and moron ...more
I expected an interesting construction of the world ruled by mermaids, but it was described superficially - the colours and shapes of fish and seaweeds was the main thing that we know about the place of the action. Some elements are also completely naive - for example, how could laptops work under water? Moreover, how coul ...more
I give this book 4 stars because it was a really interesting book and it's ver ...more
by Liz Kessler
The tail of Emily Windsnap is a tale that you would want to read over and over again. It is about a girl who finds out that she is a mermaid and she goes in seeking for her father in the sea. She meets new friends and reunits with her father. But trouble is at the end of the book when Emily gets caught. This book is amazing with alot of details and descriptions.
Do u believe in mermaids? Wouldnt it be so cool if you were like Emily Windsnap to b...more
It's a cute story, though not one I'd tell my ...more
The book was really good. Although there were some parts where I was completely lost in and didn't know ...more