Keeping The Good Light Author:Katherine Kirkpatrick For sixteen year old Eliza Brown, life seems hopelessly dreary. It's 1903, and the turn of the century is bringing new ideas and dramatic changes. But at the Stepping Stones Lighthouse, the chores are endless and the company gloomy. Eliza feels isolated on the rocky island with her sullen brother Sam, her taciturn father, and her critical mot... more »her. Her happiest moments come when she travels to school on City Island by rowboat. If only she could find a way to escape her claustrophobic home.
When a family tragedy strikes, Eliza's life changes utterly in a few tumultuous days. She suddenly has more freedom than she ever imagined possible - even opportunities for romance. But her new life also brings formidable challenges and painful decisions. Where does a spirited and rebellious young woman like Eliza really belong?« less