Silke Stein


Silke Stein is a graphic designer and the author of the children’s novel Sleep, Merel, Sleep and the middle-grade mystery Trina Bell’s Humming Summer. Silke currently lives in Victoria, British Columbia, where she enjoys the Pacific ocean and combs its shores for mermaids’ tears. She loves small and shiny things, particularly sea glass and tiny sparkling birds. When Silke is not at the beach, or writing, or helping her husband playtest his latest board game invention, she designs book covers for fellow authors.

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Sleep, Merel, Sleep
Price: Free! Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Merel is angry. Why does her baby brother have to be sick? All fun and happiness at home is gone. It seems her parents have forgotten she exists — and now Sleep has abandoned her too. If she doesn't get him back, she will have to stay awake forever! So Merel sets out on a perilous journey to Lullaby Grove... Sleep, Merel, Sleep is a sweet and wistful tale about treasuring those closest to us.

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baby brother    bedtime    dreams    fairy tale    family    fantasy    new baby    new sibling    sick sibling    sleep