Synopses & Reviews
-- Stories of the heroism and fortitude of the men and women of the U.S. Lighthouse Service, who kept vital shipping lanes safe from 1716 until early in the 20th century
-- Vivid tales about the daily work; coping with fog, storms, and other catastrophes; legends and ghosts; women's and families' roles; lighthouse children and pets; the natural world around lighthouses; and the diverse characters of those who held the job
-- Fans of Elinor De Wire's charming style will want this book
""A delightful addition to any library, whether [you're] a lighthouse lover or not!""