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Of salt and shore / written and illustrated by Annet Schaap ; translated by Laura Watkinson.

Schaap, Annet, (author,, illustrator.). Watkinson, Laura, (translator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781623542306
  • ISBN: 1623542308
  • Physical Description: 352 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First US edition.
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published as: Lampje by Em. Querido's Uitgeverij, Amsterdam, ©2017.
Also published in English as: Lampie and the Children of the Sea.
First published in English by Pushkin Press in 2019.
Summary, etc.:
Every night Lampie, the lighthouse keeper's daughter lights the lantern which warns the ships away from the rocks, but when the light goes out one night, a ship is wrecked and Lampie is sent to the Admiral's Black House in disgrace--there she finds and befriends the Admiral's son, who was born with a tail, and together they are pulled into an adventure of mermen and pirates, and secret identities long concealed but soon to be revealed.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 and up. Charlesbridge.
Subject: Lighthouse keepers > Juvenile fiction.
Father and child > Juvenile fiction.
Mermen > Juvenile fiction.
Pirates > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Adventure stories.
Lighthouses > Fiction.
Father and child > Fiction.
Merman > Fiction.
Pirates > Fiction.
Identity > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Adventure stories.
Father and child.
Identity (Psychology)
Lighthouse keepers.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Juvenile works.
Action and adventure fiction.