|Statement||by Muriel and Richard Eldridge.|
|Contributions||Eldridge, Richard, 1940-|
|LC Classifications||PS3509.L38 L5 1935|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||12|
|LC Control Number||35012351|
The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter is the absorbing, painstakingly researched story of Ida Lewis and the fearless rescues she made at Lime Rock Lighthouse in Newport, Rhode Island. Born in , Ida began tending the light at age fifteen after her father, the keeper of the light /5(19). From The New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Came Home comes a historical novel inspired by true events, and the extraordinary female lighthouse keepers of the past two hundred years. “They call me a heroine, but I am not deserving of such accolades. I am just an ordinary young woman who did her duty.”. Inspired by true events, The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter is a sweeping historical novel that explores how our past shapes our present, and what it truly means to be courageous. The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter. From the New York Times bestselling author of THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME comes a historical novel inspired by true events, and the extraordinary female lighthouse keepers of the past years. “They call me a heroine, but I am not deserving of such accolades. Northumberland, England.
Summary: Inspired by true events, The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughtershares the story of Grace Darling, an extraordinary young woman who helps her father keep the Longstone Lighthouse on the Farne Islands off the coast of northeast England. One day in during a furious storm, Grace and her father rescue nine shipwreck survivors. The Lightkeeper's Daughters is a tender book about sisters' love, family, secrets, and lighthouse keeping on the Porphyry Island on Lake Superior. It covers a long period of time, from the WWI to present time. Like many others, I love lighthouses, so I was drawn to this book/5. Inspired by true events, The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter is a sweeping historical novel that explores how our past shapes our present, and what it truly means to be courageous/5(). What was your response to her journey from disgraced daughter to determined young mother? As the final scenes in the hurricane unfolded, who were you rooting for and why? Have you ever visited a lighthouse, or would you like to? What is it about lighthouses that fascinates us so much? In many ways, this book is a celebration of women.
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