The Water-Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby is a children's novel by the Reverend Charles Kingsley.
Written in 1862-1863 as a serial for Macmillan's Magazine, it was first published in its entirety in 1863.
The book was extremely popular during its day, and was a mainstay of children's literature through the 1920s.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/08/2008
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780143105091