Illus. in full color. Andersen’s sweet, sad story is beautifully retold for young readers. When the little mermaid gives up her voice in exchange for legs and a chance to meet her beloved human prince, she earns a real human soul.
"The most significant achievement of Hautzig’s adaptation is that it restores to the mass market Andersen’s original ending."–Bulletin, Center for Children’s Books.
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers Oct 29, 1991| 48 Pages| 6 x 9| 5-8 years| ISBN 9780679822417