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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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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.
HL550L Lexile
Decoding demand: 87 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 82 (very high) Structure demand: 86 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Lighthouse keepers > Juvenile fiction.
Father and child > Juvenile fiction.
Mermen > Juvenile fiction.
Pirates > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Lighthouses > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.

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