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Lampie

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781782692621

Publication Date: 27 Feb 2020

Subject: Children's novels

Suitable for: Primary (Year 6, Year 7)

AR: 3.9 MY

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The daughter of a lighthouse keeper discovers a magical world when she is sent to work as a maid at the big house.

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Summary

The daughter of a lighthouse keeper discovers a magical world when she is sent to work as a maid at the big house.

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.

NOTE: UKLA Book Awards Longlist 2020

NOTE: Carnegie Shortlist 2020

NOTE : Originally published in 2017 in Amsterdam under the title "Lampje". First published in the UK in 2019 under the title "Lampie and the children of the sea".

Awards
  • Shortlisted - Carnegie Medal 2020
Content advisory

Contains one use of the word shit. Contains some scenes of cruelty that sensitive readers may find upsetting.

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JF
Subject
Children's novels
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27 Feb 2020
Edition
New in Paperback
ISBN
9781782692621
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Paperback
Pages
336
Width
129mm
Height
198mm
Weight
379g
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