The Water People's Secret by Gunvor Johansson
Approx. 25,530 words.
Published on March 31, 2012.
When Alice finds a tiny girl half-fish, half human, trapped in a shell, she helps her back into the sea. Alice is invited to visit the girl’s magical underwater world. The Water People have a secret, which they are desperate to keep. But all is not well: an enemy lurks in the deep. Will Alice be able to help against the threat to the Water People’s world and keep their secret safe?