Jake's secret friend has been washed up on the shoreline and taken by the Americans. Can she be rescued and returned to the sea?
England 1964. One July evening Jake Collins stumbles upon a Mermaid basking on the shingle in a sheltered lagoon. Over the weeks that follow their secret friendship blossoms, until one stormy night in April when Melissa is killed. Caught up in the propellers of a local fishing boat and later washed up on the shore at Shingle Street, her mutilated remains somehow fInd their way to USAF Woodbridge. But why are the CIA so interested in examining her damaged torso and has she really been brought back to life?More importantly how on earth can Jake rescue her and return her to the North Sea?