Princess Zoe and the Mer-Bird is a book written by Sandra Shane Brower - an East Side High School (Paterson, NJ) graduate - currently living in the mid-west.  The book is an all-ages gem revolving around the ethos that we're all different and different is OK!  This book is up-lifting and a great read for kids of any age - and even adults!  Come by and take a look for yourself!  Heart-warming and fun!