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Bearin's: The Book
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Essay » Sociology
Bearin’s (bâr'ĭns)—When you’re on the water, the act of figuring out where you are and what’s going on is known as “getting your bearings.” The same applies to life itself. In the Northeast, we often don’t fuss around with the letter “g” at the ends of our words. Therefore, “Bearin’s”—which has been a column in Commercial Fisheries News for over 20 years. This book is a collection of those columns
Snakes in Maine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Meet Martha and Lois. Two plus-sized heroines living in backwoods Maine in the 1960's. Follow them on an unlikely adventure filled with colorful language, reptiles, and an undying friendship.
Islands of Time
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,200. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Just Write Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
A novel offering a moving story of loss, pain and growth, and unexpected forgiveness and love. At fourteen, Rebecca Granger falls in love with Ben Bunker. A summer girl is not allowed to love a year-round boy, son of a fisherman in Downeast Maine in 1958. Yet, she does. When her father dies—overpowered by loss and anger—she commits a sin, terrible at the time. That sin nearly destroys Rebecca.
Letters to Lyla
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
The author writes of Houlton, its river and streams, and its colorful characters and special places much like Mark Twain introduced an entire nation to frontier life in Hannibal, Missouri, the mighty Mississippi River and unforgettable people like Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer, Becky Thatcher, Jim and Injun Joe. Indeed there are chapters in "Letters" that touch on everyday life in rural north
Confessions of a Snowmobile Enthusiast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Outdoor Sportswriter and veteran snowmobiling expert Rod Fraser shares his love of the sport of snowmobiling through stories, insights and advice for snowmobilers of all levels of expertise. Rod Fraser grew up riding snowmobiles and in this book, shares his years of experience with the reader through humorous stories, insights and a a recollection of his favorite riding destinations.
Treasure at Blue Heron Lake
Series: Mainely Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
Emily Gray has accepted a job working for the Baxter Journal and plans a feature story on Lakeview Lodge. Owner Jeff Lewis tells her and Nate Holman a mysterious legend about a hidden treasure and murder. Things turn sinister over the Christmas holidays, when one of Jeff’s employees is murdered. A Christian romantic mystery.
Ghosts of Evergreen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Ghosts or spirits of Houlton's founders who reside in Evergreen cemetery appear to two local adolescent boys. The ghosts are not threatening, demonic, gruesome, grizzly, or have any intention of interfering with the teenagers' pursuits. Conversely, the ghosts eagerly interact with the youngsters and respond to all of their questions regarding the growth of their community, hardships suffered by
Passing Along A Dream - The Story Behind the Center Lovell Inn Essay Contest
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
“Passing Along A Dream” is the true story behind the first Center Lovell Inn Essay Contest. Bil and Susie Mosca spent twenty years at the Inn and then began the search for a new innkeeper through a unique essay contest. The winning essay and a sampling of the entries are included. The winner and current innkeeper, Janice Sage tells of her dream and how fate stepped in and brought her to Maine.
Rendezvous with Destiny
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A well paced story about discrimination, love, murder, revenge and redemption and the ultimate understanding between people in small town America. The depth of research that went into the creation of Rendezvous with Destiny was evident in the compelling and authentic telling of the story. Fields is not hemmed in by the facts but rather uses those facts as a means of letting his imagination create