The lincolnville community library will host a discussion of books by wellknown maine writer louise dickinson rich on wednesday, august 3 at 7 p. Mystery books that take place in maine the cozy mystery. The connection may be birth, residency, employment or works that are set in maine. Our digital commons is an open access repository of publications authored by maine law faculty maine superior court decisions. Kings first novel, carrie, was published in 1974 with a print run of 30,000. These books, written by senators currently serving in the 116th congress 20192020, range from public policy to fiction to history. Ann marie maguire is a photographer and writer living yearround on an island off the coast of maine.
Our books can be found in an array of local booksellers and specialty shops as well as our online bookstore. Born right after the civil war, helen nicolay was a widely traveled artist who. Her semibiographical book, father of the rain, set in rural new england, touches on her fractured upbringing and her relationship with her father. We will talk with all three authors about their books, their careers, and what it takes to succeed as an author in maine. The maine student book award is designed to expand literary horizons of students in grades 48 by encouraging them to read, evaluate, and enjoy a selection of new books and to choose a statewide favorite by written ballot each spring. One familys tragic journey through the maine wilderness. He is also a maine guide and host of a weekly radio program maine outdoors heard sundays at 7 p. This collection is offered through an appbased service called cloudlibrary. Inclusion in our full color printed catalog, sent to maine bookstores, two issues per year, is available to qualifying members. If you are a maine author and not listed in the database, please send us your. Paul doiron is the bestselling author of the mike bowditch series of crime novels set in the maine woods.
Maine authors kennebec journal and morning sentinel. Novels or nonfiction works that are set in the state of maine usa. Please complete this form to suggest an author for the maine writers index. Kathleen is best known for coauthoring the first north americans series with husband w. Moose gifts maine nature inspired gifts millinocket, maine. Pine tree quilters guild volunteers left to right mary reynolds, lisa hayden, and mary carthage helped ready a maine state museum quilt for display at the annual pine tree quilters guild show. The series could easily be divided into two segments the original mash novel, mash goes to maine and mash mania by richard hooker and the remaining novels by william e. Below is a list of the complete mash book series regardless of author. Read books about maine history and genealogy online. A list of stephen kings novels, organized alphabetically.
Mystery authors who are found on the cozy mystery site who feature maine locationssettings in their. A paper collection of decisions predating 2000 can be accessed by scheduling a time to visit with a reference. Why nuclear power beats windmills for americas green energy future. Theyre in alphabetical order by author, with links to author entries on the maine writers index at the maine state library, if applicable not all books set in maine are written by maine authors. Nearly 17,000 maine small businesses have received federal emergency loans so far. The maine writers index is a searchable database of writers with a relationship to the state of maine. The evolution of artificial light houghton mifflin, july 2010. Coauthored with her freelance journalist and editor son, john maguire, their biography of helen nicolay, lincolns secretarys secretary, was published in june 2017 by atlantic road books, swans island. He has authored or coauthored nine other arcadia publications. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Tess gerritsen tess gerritsen began writing while on maternity leave. Maine author book discussion user submitted bangor.
A new hampshire native who has lived for many years in mercer, maine, mcnair has authored nineteen books, nine of which. Jac has authored two books, only one of which is available for purchase. Courtney sullivan is the author of the new york times bestselling novel commencement. Recently, a large amount of archaeological information has been discovered that has finally begun to provide information on the peoples, and their social patterns, that lived in the area of what are now maine, newfoundland, labrador and quebec from 6,000 bc to 1,000 bc. She coauthored two books discussing medical studies on sex adjustment and sex education with robert latou dickinson, and a noted memoir of growing up in turnofthecentury marshfield, maine. Museum pieces star at quilt show maine state museum. Just write books, located in topsham, maine, publishes a few books each yearfiction, nonfiction and poetrywritten by maine authors telling maine stories. Ambush michael bennett series allamerican adventure treasure hunters series angel maximum ride series the angel experiment maximum ride series armageddon daniel x series the beach house. Incorrect book the list contains an incorrect book please specify the title of the book. He coauthored two books, delivered hundreds of speeches and traveled to six continents as part of his work. Would you also like to support a local maine author.
Games, crafts, toys, and a wide selection of playmobil fill the store with something for everyone. Our kids story books by local authors are perfect for young readers. Lura beam 18871978 was an american educator, writer, and researcher. Anyone with a library card from a participating library can access this collection free of charge. In 2016, down east books published georges book, maine sporting camps, and islandport press published george and his wife lindas travel book. Joyce butler has written eight books, including a twovolume history of the kennebunks, curated several exhibits at the center for maine histories, and lectured widely. Since then, the king of horror has authored nearly 60 novels and over 200 short stories. Lily king lily king, one of maines most successful writers, has lived in the state for 15 years. Stephen edwin king born september 21, 1947 is an american author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels. He currently serves as a history adjunct faculty member and as a member of the maine historic preservation commission.
Order of kathleen oneal gear books kathleen oneal gear is an american author of historical fiction as well as a former state historian and archaeologist. This site overviews cryptozoology, discusses some unknown creatures encountered around the world, and details the passionate pursuit of these species by loren coleman, author and editor of the cryptozoologist. The following is a complete list of books published by stephen king, an american author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. Books and artifacts are listed for sale, and news in the field is changed routinely. Books listed here are available for purchase on this website through paypal retail only. His poems often explore american dreams interwoven with family drama and public culture. The law library maintains an online database of all superior court decisions supplied by the clerks of the court from 2000 to present. In 2014, george also won a maine press association award for writing the states bet sports blog.
Alex cross, run alex cross series alex cross s trial alex cross series along came a spider alex cross series allamerican murder. Maine childrens books kids story books by local authors. Fax 2072262015 price quote order books upload files join our mailing list. Origin and fall of the alamo, march 6, 1836 with interactive table of contents and list of illustrations texas history tales book 1 by john salmon ford and harry polizzi. Stephen king as a student at university of maine, stephen king wrote a weekly column titled the garbage truck for the maine campus, the universitys student newspaper, and was known to arrive at the newsroom an hour before deadline to write a piece on his political reflections. Nearly 17,000 maine small businesses have received federal.
Maine childrens books feature adventure stories in maines woods and more. She was the longtime companion of louise stevens bryant. Join our mailing list and receive 10% off your first purchase. University of maine press, 2005 edited by david sanger and m. In the bleak midwinter by julia spencerfleming, evergreen by thomas j. Entitled buddies, this large endearing canvas print is sure to put a smile on your face. These five books were all written by physicians and published this year. King has published 63 novels, including seven under the pen name richard bachman, and five nonfiction. Inappropriate the list including its title or description facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow goodreads member or author. Jane brox wrote three books about her family farm and the history of agriculture in dracut, massachusetts, before writing her most recent book, the critically acclaimed brilliant. Stephen edwin king was born in portland, maine, on september 21, 1947. This is a list for books about maine and also books by maine authors about any place. Her interests included the poor, minorities, women, education, and the arts.
And, much like a walk in nature, visitors to moose prints gallery and gifts in millinocket, maine can expect the unexpected from the time they enter the gallerys front door. Spam or selfpromotional the list is spam or selfpromotional. Often referred to as a poet of place, wesley mcnair captures the ordinary lives of northern new englanders while writing about family conflict and other autobiographical subjects. The books listed here are set completely or partially in real or imaginary places in the state of maine. Imagine being greeted by a life size photograph of a pair of twin moose calves. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. It will also be accompanied by a beautifully illustrated book about maine quilts, authored by laurie and copublished by the museum and down east books. Maine shares its borders with only one state, and has the usas most eastern city eastport. Score a books total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. In the bleak midwinter by julia spencer fleming, evergreen by thomas j.
Jeffrey maine, an expert on tax law, has authored or coauthored eight books and more than a dozen articles in the field. For example, fred has published a multitude of articles for the national business institute, a nationally recognized publisher of reference material for the legal community. Michael gear, who she has coauthored many of her novels with. Alas, his retirement dream of visiting antarctica died with him. Fred has authored and been published in many articles on a variety of topics related to estate planning, business law, sophisticated asset protection and elder law. Specializing in childrens books from birth through high school, the briar patch also carries books on parenting and resources for teachers. Maine state library, along with other maine libraries, maintain a collection of over 10,000 ebooks and eaudiobooks, known as the maine infonet download library. Ellis river books is located in andover, maine and offers a wide selection of new and used books. It won both a new england book award and a maine literary award.1289 323 1012 1230 1058 761 1167 200 79 1163 348 1563 20 1271 579 1606 780 326 1589 198 1648 403 1022 936 1303 754 60 1391 130 1486 1467 1058 494 184 696 936 17 1383 382 295 784 656 1020