Lampie / written and illustrated by Annet Schaap ; translated by Laura Watkinson.
Publication year: 2020
Publisher: London : Pushkin Children's,
ISBN: 9781782692621 (pbk.) :
Translated from the Dutch.
This translation originally published: as Lampie and the children of the sea. 2019.
Lampie the lighthouse-keeper's daughter must climb sixty-one steps to light the lantern every evening and warn ships away from the rocks. One night, in the midst of a terrible storm, she discovers that her matches have run out. Disaster strikes, and an adventure begins. Lampie is sent to work as a maid at the Admiral's Black House, where rumour has it that a monster lurks. What she discovers there throws her into a world of pirates and mermaids and puts her in terrible danger. Can she find a way to save the ones she loves?
Original title: Lampje. English
334 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
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