Lamplighter Nominated Books

The Eagle’s Shadow

By Nora Martin

In 1946, while her emotionally distant father is in occupied Japan, a twelve-year-old girl spends a year with her mother’s relatives in a Tlingit Indian village in Alaska and begins to love and respect her heritage as she confronts the secret of her mother’s disappearance.

Nominated

2000-2001 Lamplighter Award

Reading Level: 0.0

Published by Scholastic

ISBN# 0-590-36087-6 (PB)

Three Against The Tide

By D. Ann Love

After her father is called away from the plantation near Charlston, S. C., during the Civil War, twelve-year-old Susana must lead her brothers on a difficult journey in hopes of being reunited with them.

Nominated

2000-2001 Lamplighter Award

Reading Level: 0.0

Published by Holiday House

ISBN# 0-8234-1400-0 (HB)

Wolf Shadows

By Mary Casanova

When his best friend illegally shoots a wolf while hunting in Minnesota, twelve-year-old Seth struggles to determine whether their friendship can survive their different ideas.

Nominated

2000-2001 Lamplighter Award

Reading Level: 0.0

Published by Hyperion

ISBN# 0-7868-0325-8 (PB, HB)