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Modern Mer

May 2024

Written by: Jeanette Smith

Illustrated by: Merissa Mayhew

Mermaids live among us—and you can become one too!

Dive into this all-inclusive guidebook to the very real sport and lifestyle of recreational mermaiding. Explore the history, artistry, and fun while learning tips and tricks to master the sport. You’ll hear from eighteen individuals—from hobbyists to tailmakers to professional performers and instructors—who will guide you on your mermaiding journey. You’ll be swimming alongside them in no time!

Whether you’ve been pretending to be a mermaid since your summers at the pool or you’re looking for a new water activity to join, this book is a companion on your journey to becoming the modern merperson you dream of being.

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