The lighthouse keeper"s daughter by Arielle North Olson

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Lighthouses -- Fiction.

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When her father"s return to a Maine lighthouse is delayed by a severe storm, Miranda must keep the light going despite brutal weather and her own illness.

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Book details

Statementby Arielle North Olson ; illustrated by Elaine Wentworth.
ContributionsWentworth, Elaine, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.O51793 Li 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2726376M
ISBN 100316650536
LC Control Number86020170
OCLC/WorldCa14069852

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