Mermaid Tales Series
Author: Debbie Dadey
Illustrator: Tatevik Avakyan
Number of Books in Series: 18 so far
Age Group: 6 - 9 years
|Reading Level: ||AR Levels 3.6-4.4|
GLE estimated 3.1-4.3
F&P/GRL estimated L-N
DRA estimated 30-40
Lexile® measure 570L-690L
Book 1 Summary: Mermaids Shelly and Echo are excited to begin third grade at the prestigious Trident Academy, but snooty Pearl, jokester Rocky, brilliant Kiki, grumpy Mr. Fangtooth, and an argument over their first project challenge the best friends. Includes facts about marine plants and animals and words to the Mermaid Tales Song.
Mermaid Tales Book List:
The stories are sequential in terms of character development but the main plots are relatively independent in each book. It's probably best to read these in order, but not critical.
|Book 3: ||A Whale of a Tale|
Ages 6-9. August 28, 2012.
AR: 3.7 (1.0 Point, Quiz #153726)
Lexile measure: 590L
|Book 5: ||The Lost Princess|
Ages 6-9. May 7, 2013.
AR: 4.1 (1.0 Point, Quiz #159039)
Lexile measure: 640L
|Book 6: ||The Secret Sea Horse|
Ages 6-9. September 17, 2013.
AR: 3.6 (1.0 Point, Quiz #161953)
Lexile measure: 600L
|Book 9: ||A Royal Tea|
Ages 6-9. August 26, 2014.
AR: 4.3 (1.0 Point, Quiz #170297)
Lexile measure: 690L
|Book 10: ||A Tale of Two Sisters|
Ages 6-9. January 27, 2015.
AR: 4.4 (1.0 Point, Quiz #172473)
Lexile measure: 670L
Book Sets: Sets of Up to 18 Books
Other Websites for Additional Information:
Author Website for Debbie Dadey