Winners! BookviewPLUS: Peppe the Lamplighter

Author: Elisa Bartone

Illustrator: Ted  Lewin

First Published: 1993

Genre: Historical Fiction


  • City life - Basic Concept Books
  • Families - Family World
  • Early 20th century - Historical Fiction
  • Immigrants - Historical Fiction

Bookbrief: Peppe's father is upset when he learns that Peppe has taken a job lighting the gas street lamps in his New York City neighborhood.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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