The Mermaid

The Mermaid


, 2019

This book contains short stories for adults in many genre, e.g. ghost, murder, love. They cover a variety of settings and characters and are ideal to read in your coffee break. The title story won third prize in the Chudleigh Pheonix Competition. You can read more stories, poems and book reviews on her blog

Title:The Mermaid
Edition Language:English
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    The Mermaid Reviews

  • Tom Benson

    These stories are all crafted with the skill of the practised storyteller. It is a treasure chest of entertainment. There are 20+ stories, several of which are better described as flash fiction rather...

  • Elizabeth Ducie

    Penny Luker’s third collection of short stories is an interesting mix of the enchanting, the intriguing, the displaced and the macabre. She introduces some fascinating characters, some of whom are v...

  • Anthony Randall

    Quaint little book of short stories, moral tales and fables. Some were predictable, while others approached the subject matter from a different perspective; one or two were wholly enjoyable. Penny wri...

  • Felipe Lerma

    The Mermaid is a wide ranging diverse group of well written shorts with two things in common.One, each story, whether essentially flash fiction or a fully fleshed tale, is about relationships. How ess...

  • Sarah Stuart

    The Mermaid is a collection of short stories – some very short – that filled my few quiet moments over Christmas and soothed me to sleep at the end of each busy day. I lost count of how many there...

  • Rose English

    Book 108 of my Goodreads Challenge 2019This book was recommended by Booklover Bev and when I read the title I was really looking forward to reading it, Mermaids and folklore are some of my most favour...

  • booklover BEV

    I loved these storiesSo many beautiful stories that will touch your heart I enjoyed every one of them only planned on reading a couple of them at a time but just keep turning the pages. All different ...