WOW is definitely the right word for this gorgeous new cover that Clean Teen Publishing is releasing today. Two months ago, they signed author M.E. Rhines and her new MERMAID ROYALTY series. While we all loved the movie THE LITTLE MERMAID, this new series takes a darker turn that will leave you hanging on a precipice until the very end. What if a single kiss from a mermaid could seal the fate of a human man? Readers both young and young at heart will love SINK by M.E. Rhines. Find out more about SINK below and be sure to add it to your To Be Read list today.
SINK by M.E. Rhines
Obedience has always been a matter of survival for sixteen-year-old mermaid princess Pauline. Her mother is the tyrannical Queen Calypso, who rules the kingdom of Atargatis with an iron trident. To utter one word against her would mean banishment—or worse—so Pauline bites her tongue and minds her manners. But on the eve of her sister’s merling-shower, all of that is about to change. Confronted with the truth about what happens to the human men who are betrothed to the mermaids of Atargatis, Pauline realizes she can stay silent no more.
Determined to end the queen’s dark tradition, Pauline goes along on a search for shipwreck survivors, secretly planning to free them. But things get complicated when she finds herself inexplicably drawn to one of the men. Before she realizes what’s happening, she has kissed him—and a kiss from a mermaid is not without consequences. Now Pauline will have to risk everything if she is to save the young man and thwart the queen’s dark plans.
MORE INFORMATION ON SINK:
Release Date: July 31, 2017 (mass paperback and digital)
Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Romance, Fairytale Retelling, Mythology, and Folklore
ABOUT M.E. RHINES:
M.E. Rhines is a southwest Florida native currently living in North Port with her two beautiful children and a third, much larger child whom she affectionately calls husband. She writes young adult paranormal romance to feed her belief that fairy tales are real and nonsense is necessary.