The Magnus Fin Trilogy
Ocean Quest, Moonlight Mission and Selkie Secret
On his eleventh birthday, schoolboy Magnus Fin finds out that he is half selkie part human, part seal. Although he looks like a boy and lives on land, he can breathe underwater.
In Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest, Magnus Fin must save his new-foound family from the evil force threatening all the ocean’s creatures.
In Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission, Magnus Fin discovers his initials scratched into rocks by the shore and must find the cause of a perilous seal sickness. Little does his know that his best friend Tarkin is also in great danger.
In Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret, Magnus Fin discovered a rusty metal chest which has been flung ashore in a storm. But when he injures his hand, strange things start to happen which threaten to reveal his most precious secret.
Janis Mackay won the Kelpies Prize with the first Magnus Fin story. This complete trilogy will ensure you don’t miss a sentence of Magnus Fin’s brilliant adventures.
Posted on 18/11/15 in Scottish Children's Book Awards
The DiscoverKelpies team are very excited to tell you that the wonderful Janis Mackay has been announced as one of the winners of the Scottish Childre …read more >
Posted on 16/11/15 in Author Interviews
In case you missed it, here’s the interview with Janis Mackay, author of Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret. Q: Did you always want to be an author? Jan …read more >
While the world is very cold and snowy (including Edinburgh), the Kelpies team are planning wonderful new books for you to read next spring and early …read more >