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THE UNNATURAL HISTORY OF THE SEA. By Callum Roberts. Island Press/Shearwater Books, Washington, D.C. 2007. 436 pages. Hardcover, $28....
Vineyard Birds II
VINEYARD BIRDS II: Where and What to See on Martha’s Vineyard. By Susan B. Whiting and Barbara B. Pesch. Vineyard Stories, Edgartown, Mass....
Readers this year lost voices that long had thrived in the Island’s literary ecosystem, from the internationally acclaimed wag Art Buchwald to the...
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Shel Silverstein was an iconoclast but he was disciplined, particularly about his work, which always came first. He developed some...
Shel Silverstein
Shel Silverstein’s thoughts on . . . Fashion: “Who is this ‘they’ and what difference does it make what they’re wearing? I’ll wear what I...
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M enemsha was all hunkered down ’Twas quiet like all Chilmark town In winter when it’s cold — and snow Is falling as all folk do know...
Shel Silverstein
Shel Silverstein was not an easy man, but he was a passionate and spectacular man and artist. Now, eight years after his death, Mr....
The Chilmark Library will hold a big used books sale, just in time for holiday shopping. Great bargains — hardcovers, books on tape and...
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The disclaimer found at the front of political novels is generally trivial boilerplate. It implies that the novelist, or his publisher at...

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