Book one in the series four young girls become very close friends in Cape Light during the arly 1900 s Katherine wants to pursue studying art but the family takes care of the lighthouse and has many children so the money is just not there She saves a couple during a storm so that just might be the outlet to getting off the islandThis is a cute middle school series for girls165 pages
#This Is A Cute #is a cute about Katherine Katwho lived in the arly 1900 s Her father was keeper of the lighthouse More than anything Kat wanted to be an artist and she foolishly stowed aboard a fishing vessel hoping to get to Boston so she could go to art school I m not sure what Thomas Kinkade had to do with this book I guess he painted the picture on the cover But it is a sweet little book for ages 10 and up This is a cute series for girls Each book features one girl who lives on Lighthouse Lane in a uaint Maine town in 1905The girls are good friendsIn this book Katherine is the lighthouse keeper s daughter She is a good artist and longs to go away to school in Boston to learn to draw properly Her father promises her that if she can arn half of the
tuition or 25 that he will give heror 25 that he will give her the other half to attend a Boston school after Kat and her friends arn the 25 papa s share must go to fix the roof Her dreams dashed there s only one thing left to do and that s run away Twelve year old Katherine Williams called Kat by her family and friends is the daughter of the lighthouse keeper in Cape Light Massachusetts in 1905 Kat. Meet The Girls of Lighthouse Lane Katherine is the daughter of the lighthouse keeper She dreams of becoming a painter But in 1905 a girl can't grow up to be a famous artist can sheRose just moved to the town of Cape Light She wants to fit in with her new friends but Rose has a secr.other half to a Boston schoolThe Other Half To
Free download The Girls of Lighthouse Lane #1 Katherine's Story Girls of Lighthouse LaneLoves to paint and hopes to be a famous artist
But She Is Discouraged By The Fact That Her Familyshe is discouraged by the fact that her family not support her dream and that almost all renowned painters have been men Kat soon gets an opportunity to study art at a school in Boston but her parents who struggle to make nds meet cannot afford to send her there Kat is determined to arn the tuition by herself In the process she learns valuable lessons about home and
Family This Was A CharmingThis was a charming that young girls who njoy historical fiction are sure to The Shadow Reader enjoy with it s old fashioned setting and likable characters A good simple meaningful story for younger readers Looking forward to the rest of the series Love the setting Another book that I read to Diana We can t do much any after her stroke so I read to her to spend time together Diana has always loved to have someone to read to her and I like to do just thatKatherine has big dreams about attending a private school in Boston She learns an important lesson about what is really important in life It s anntertaining book Diana rated it four stars So glad to see historical fiction for the younger reader Good story Looking forward to the others in the series ach girl is different and has her own story a good set of stories for young girls In 1905 New England thirteen year old Katherine Williams loves life in the uaint village of Cape Light Known to her friends as Kat she dreams of one day being a famous artist living in a big cityKat s father is a lighthouse keeper and Kat helps with many of the. Et she can't share with anyone Lizabeth is Kat's rich cousin who always gets what she wants But Lizabeth soon finds out that money can't keep her from losing the most precious thing of all Amanda's mother passed away and now Amanda keeps house for her minister father When she meets. Lighthouse duties Each night she takes the first watch from dusk until midnight When the light fails during a storm Kat is instrumental in helping a Boston couple avoid a shipwreck The couple is so grateful for Kat s help that they arrange an invitation to a prestigious art school in Boston for the girl Tuition is xpensive though and Kat s parents cannot afford it However if Kat can come up with half of the tuition fee her parents will pay the other halfWith the help of her friend Amanda and
her cousin Lizabeth Kat tries to arn her half of the moneycousin Lizabeth Kat tries to
earn her half of the money two failed ntrepreneurial attempts Kather half of the money two failed The Power Of A Choice entrepreneurial attempts Kat success selling hand painted wrapping paper to several local shops This allows her toarn her half of the tuition fee When an unexpected xpense leaves her father unable to pay the rest Kat is furious at her parents She makes a rash decision that could cost her something far precious than just the chance to attend art school it could cost her her lifeErika Tamar captures the ups and downs of teenage motions very well unfortunately this meant that Kat s character irritated me for most of the book With ach poor decision that she made I found her difficult to like However Cape Light is a very charming setting and the friendship between the three girls seems genuine Inspired by the paintings of Thomas Kinkade this ntertaining and wholesome series will likely appeal to young girls This series was one of my childhood favorites The characters were great and the stories just magical Loved them so much and still do. A very special young man can she find the courage to be friends with him in spite of her father's disapprovalThe uiet New England town of Cape Light never seems to change But in the year 1905 the lives of these four friends will be transformed in ways they never could have imagine.