Peppe the Lamplighter

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Peppe the Lamplighter

By Elisa Bartone; Ted Lewin (Illustrator)

HarperTrophy, Paperback, 9780688154691, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 22, 1997

Description

Peppe becomes a lamplighter to help support his immigrant family in turn-of-the-century New York City, despite his papa's disapproval. But when Peppe's job helps save his little sister, he earns the respect of his entire family.

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