Part One: Family Reunion
This is a long "Martin & Sylvia" story divided into three parts. The story follows the delightful events of a summer adventure to the Thousand Islands for a family reunion, a celebration of imagination, and a hunt for Mermaids!
Part One: "Family Reunion" In the first story, brother and sister learn that the extended family of cousins has been invited to gather in a magical place called "Mermaid Island"! Once a summer camp for boys and girls, Mermaid Island is filled with stories — particularly stories of mermaids! Martin & Sylvia are beside themselves with excitement when they meet their host, cousin Daniel, a magical writer and storyteller, who welcomes them to a weekend of fun.
Characters in this Story
Martin is the delightful older brother in all of the various Martin & Sylvia Series. Known for his bright ideas, his enterprising spirit and his kind heart, this seven year old boy finds adventure at all turns, and in all seasons.
Sylvia is the younger sister in the well-loved Martin & Sylvia stories. Five years old, she is known for her cleverness, her delight, and her wonderful sense of humor. She and her brother Martin create adventures and discover marvels -- whether they are at home or out exploring their town.