The Rose Island Lighthouse Series: The Curious Childhood of Wanton Chase

The Rose Island Lighthouse Series: The Curious Childhood of Wanton Chase


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Wanton Chase lived with his grandparents at the Rose Island Lighthouse from 1910 to 1916, from the time he was one to seven years old. Later in life, he recorded his memories of his adventures on the island, which he shared with the Lighthouse Foundation. His recollections are the basis for the story chapters of this book. The history chapters contain additional information and photographs to provide context for the stories.

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ISBN-13: 9781949116113
Publisher: Woodhall Press Llp
Publication date: 06/01/2019
Pages: 66
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range: 1 - 12 Years

About the Author

Lynne M. Heinzmann is a wife, mother, friend, author, architect, stained-glass artist, and beagle-lover who lives in North Kingstown, Rhode Island. For more information about Lynne and her writing, please visit

Julia T. Heinzmann is the director of pre-school art education at Boston's United South End Settlements. A graduate of the University of Rhode Island with degrees in both art and education, Julia enjoys drawing pictures, coloring sneakers, and playing with cats.

Michaela M. Fournier has a passion for all things creative. She challenges herself with DIY projects and enjoys spending time with family and friends. Born and raised in Rhode Island, Michaela loves the unique history that makes the state so exceptional.

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