The Changeling Sea by Patricia A. McKillip

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"An enchanting fantasy that is tinged with realism and romance."—School Library Journal

Since the day her father's fishing boat returned without him, Peri and her mother have mourned his loss. Her mother sinks into a deep depression and spends her days gazing out at the sea. Unable to control her anger and sadness any longer, Peri uses the small magic she knows to hex the sea. And suddenly into her drab life come the King's sons—changelings with strange ties to the underwater kingdom—a young magician, and, finally, love.

 

About Patricia A. McKillip

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Patricia A. McKillip lives with her husband, poet David Lunde.
 
Published November 1, 1989 by Ballantine Books.
Genres: Education & Reference, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The sea has taken everything away from Periwinkle; it has drowned her fisherman father and left her mother barely able to cope. So Periwinkle, a chambermaid at the inn of a small fishing village, deci

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