The light at Tern Rock

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Viking Press, 1951 - Juvenile Fiction - 62 pages
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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

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This story explores the ideas of commitment and forgiveness and exemplifies the true meaning of Christmas as that of unselfish giving and appreciation. An accurate depiction of life on the coast (US ... Read full review

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