The light at Tern Rock

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Viking Press, 1951 - Juvenile Fiction - 62 pages
17 Reviews
Ronnie and his aunt are tending the Tern Rock lighthouse while the keeper takes a vacation. Ronnie loves living there but can't wait to get home to tell his family about it. But the days go by, and the lighthouse keeper doesn't return.

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User Review  - empress8411 - LibraryThing

This is a short, crisp little book. Despite it's sparse nature, each word matters. Aunt Martha and Ronnie are round, whole characters and they felt alive. The description of the lighthouse is simple ... Read full review

Review: The Light at Tern Rock (Newbery Library, Puffin)

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

The boys & I enjoyed this short, really quick read. It provided a very good lesson about how breaking a promise/lying hurts other people. However, we thought it was just okay... Read full review

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