Triple Caldecott Winner David Wiesner, with Fish Girl

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017, 1 p.m.

Join Gibson's Bookstore as we welcome back David Wiesner for his first graphic novel, with text by acclaimed author Donna Jo Napoli, in a beautiful, engaging, and frequently funny coming-of-age tale about a mermaid for middle grade readers. Join us for an author presentation, Q+A, and book signing meet-and-greet.

The triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner brings his rich visual imagination and trademark artistry to the graphic novel format in a unique coming-of-age tale that begins underwater. A young mermaid, called Fish Girl, in a boardwalk aquarium has a chance encounter with an ordinary girl. Their growing friendship inspires Fish Girl's longing for freedom, independence, and a life beyond the aquarium tank. Sparkling with humor and brilliantly visualized, Fish Girl's story will resonate with every young person facing the challenges and rewards of growing up.

Event date: 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
Event address: 
45 South Main St
Concord, NH 03301
Fish Girl Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780547483931
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - March 7th, 2017

The triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner brings his rich visual imagination and trademark artistry to the graphic novel format in a unique coming-of-age tale that begins underwater. A young mermaid, called Fish Girl, in a boardwalk aquarium has a chance encounter with an ordinary girl.