Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie!


Written by Peter Roop
Abby and her four sisters are caring for their sick mother on a lighthouse island in New England when a terrible storm hits.  Abby’s Dad tells her she must keep the lights burning to save the passing ships.  This beautifully illustrated book tells Abbie’s heroic tale based on an actual 17 year old girl during a tremendous storm in 1856.  Exciting and inspiring reading.
Suggested Reading Level: Ages 4-8

Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie (1st Avenue) (Paperback)

By (author): Peter Roop, Connie Roop

Introduce young readers to history through the stories of both real and fictionalized people. By focusing on a single important episode that describes a historical event, these books engage readers' interests and imaginations. Written in a story format, each account relates events that really happened, often followed by a brief summary of the historical event to further explain the significance it had on history.
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