Ocean Stones A Mermaids Tale is an delightful reference for any coastal enthusiast. An over view of what sea glass is and why it has significant meaning in coastal culture and to the author. It instructs the reader on Eco friendly crafts that can be created with sea glass and sea shells.
Author Marlis Sonnen provides her years of beach combing experiences and reading on the subject for great tips of discovering and identifying sea glass, its historical significance, along with ways to assess rarity, and the lucrative locations and times to search for it.
The reader also is introduced to the science of how sea glass becomes frosted. Ms. Sonnen explains how the surface of sea glass shards transform them into ocean bling.
Above all it addresses the need for our society to care for our ocean as most sea glass came from garbage dump sites.