By Loraine Campbell
A Pocketful of Passage is instructed from the viewpoint of nine-year-old Annie, who enjoyed dwelling within the outdated, secluded lighthouse amid the breathtaking surroundings of northern Michigan. Her atmosphere supply a wonderland of locations to play and discover. Annie’s tales comprise boat journeys to within reach Isle Royale (“the titanic island”), stories of mischief with traveling teenagers, and a trip from the staff of a fishing boat misplaced within the lake. She additionally describes the daily lifetime of the lighthouse keepers, giving uncomplicated causes concerning the goal and the approach of her father’s task. but Annie’s mom and dad see past the adventures of Passage Island to acknowledge the risk for his or her kids, residing remoted from medical professionals, shops, church buildings, and faculties. once they inform Annie that it will be their ultimate summer time at Passage Island, her tales tackle a brand new significance.
Loraine Campbell has mixed Annie’s reminiscences with wide learn approximately lighthouse preserving to offer an informative and relaxing account of Michigan historical past for younger readers. Maps also are incorporated to demonstrate the destinations pointed out within the book.
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A Pocketful of Passage (Great Lakes Books Series) by Loraine Campbell