Garth And The Mermaid by Barbara SmuckerGarth And The Mermaid by Barbara Smucker

Garth And The Mermaid

byBarbara Smucker

Mass Market Paperback | June 3, 2008

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Working on a medieval project in school, Garth is fascinated by life in early England. When the class is assigned roles from medieval days, Garth decides to be a stone carver, while his friend Mary chooses to be a mermaid.

Then, after a serious car crash, Garth finds himself transported back in time to the village of Dodding in fourteenth-century England. He is a peasant boy and life is hard. When he's caught fishing on the lord's land, Garth is forced to flee or face harsh punishment. If he can hide himself for a year and a day, he will be free and able to pursue his dream of working as a carver in the great cathedral. But in the meantime the lord's men are doing everything they can to find him and they are getting closer and closer...

Barbara Smucker was one of Canada’s best-known and best-loved authors of fiction for children and young adults. Throughout her career, she was profoundly affected by civil rights issues, which informed works such as Days of Terror , White Mist , and Underground to Canada . She won multiple awards for her work, including the...
Title:Garth And The MermaidFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 6.86 × 4.17 × 0.44 inPublished:June 3, 2008Publisher:PRH Canada Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143168568

ISBN - 13:9780143168560

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12