Church of the Old Mermaids

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Kim Antieau, Nov 17, 2008 - Fiction - 296 pages
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Myla Alvarez, novice, walks into the Sonoran desert near Tucson, Arizona and begins telling stories about the Old Mermaids who were washed ashore onto the New Desert when the Old Sea dried up. In this mystical new world, they lived, created, and walked in beauty. Myla finds sustenance and meaning in their lives and stories. But she worries that Homeland Security may discover the illegal immigrants she harbors at the Old Mermaid Sanctuary. When an old friend reenters her life, Myla begins to doubt herself and the wisdom of preserving the Old Mermaid Sanctuary. Will the Old Mermaids come to her aid? Church of the Old Mermaids is a tale of redemption, love, compassion, and mystery.
  

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Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
21
Section 3
39
Section 4
63
Section 5
89
Section 6
113
Section 7
143
Section 8
173
Section 9
197
Section 10
221
Section 11
237
Section 12
259
Section 13
277
Section 14
291
Section 15
293
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About the author (2008)

Kim Antieau is the author of many novels, including most recently Ruby's Imagine, Broken Moon, and Coyote Cowgirl. She and her husband Mario Milosevic swim in the Pacific Northwest and Desert Southwest.

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