Mermaids on Parade
Author: Melanie Hope Greenberg
Illustrator: Melanie Hope Greenberg
Once a year, mermaids, Neptunes, and legendary sea creatures come to life, they sparkle and glitter, leaving their oceans to parade on the land and make the streets of Coney Island, Brooklyn electric with excitement. In the middle of it all, a shy little mermaid comes out of her shell to march with all the others.