Russon, Penni. Undine: the Magic, the Girl, the Ocean Inside Her.

Author:Farmer, Lesley
Position:Brief Article - Children's Review - Book Review

RUSSON, Penni. Undine; the magic, the girl, the ocean inside her. Harper Collins. 325p. c2006. 0-06-079389-9. $15.99. J

Teenager Undine doesn't understand herself. That isn't unusual. She hears a compelling voice that urges her to go to the ocean, and she finds that she can "make things happen"--such as storms. That IS unusual. But Undine just wants to be normal. She hates the fact that her father is missing, and she wants a typical dating life. Her soul mate Trout is too shy to pursue her, so she agrees to be his smarmy brother's date instead. Undine still is not satisfied; she needs to confront her father and deal with her feelings and her magical powers...

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