Title

Elementary school librarian Priscilla Platt and the Damon family of Chebeague Is

Authors

Source

Island Journal

Date

1993

Volume Number

Volume 10

Pages

95

Abstract

Elementary school librarian Priscilla Platt and the Damon family of Chebeague Island recommend the following children's books about island life: Lighthouse Boy, by Francine Litt Brown; Surrounded by Sea, by Gail Gibbons; Celia's Island Journal, by Celia Thaxter; Island Boy, by Barbara Cooney; Island Winter, by Charles Martin; and three historically-based children's books about nineteenth century Matinicus Rock: Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Heroine, by D. Jones and Ruth Sargent; Keep The Lighthouse Burning, Abbie, by Peter and Connie Roop; and The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter, by Arielle Olson.

Subjects

Books, Islands

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