When Laughter Leads, the Heart Follows
Heather Hamacek

In an essay in her new book Would Everyone Please Stop? Jenny Allen invites readers to come and stay in her Vineyard home. It’s something of a cautionary tale.

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When Subject Is Mass Extinctions, Hopefully the Past Is Not Prologue
Alex Elvin
Peter Brannen’s book The Ends of the World explores the six mass extinctions on Earth and what they might tell us about our own dangerous experiment on the planet.
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When Roses Go on Adventures, Young Readers Grow in Spirit
Rick Herrick
Two old Vineyard friends have collaborated on a children’s book entitled The Roses on the Wallpaper.
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Sister Islands Meet Sister Issues in Elin Hilderbrand's New Novel
Heather Hamacek

Martha’s Vineyard has a leading role in Nantucket author Elin Hilderbrand’s 19th novel, The Identicals.

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New Book Shines Light on Vineyard's Hidden History
Lila Norris

In his most recent book, Hidden History of Martha’s Vineyard, Thomas Dresser invites us to explore who we are as a community.

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Going Green Starts on the Plate with Simple Suppers
Heather Hamacek
Vegetables are the stars of Susie Middleton’s new cookbook Simple Green Suppers, taking Ms. Middleton and the reader back to her food-obsessed roots.
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Family Dinners Are Still an Option for Hectic and Harried Parents
Heather Hamacek
Feeding a Family is as much a game plan for an entire year of dinners as a cookbook. Sarah Waldman’s new cookbook presents full menus, a main dish, a suggested side, and sometimes dessert.
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One Good Dog Deserves Another
Glynis Hart
Susan Wilson’s new novel, Two Good Dogs, follows more developments in the life of Adam March and his battle-scarred pitbull, Chance, who were first introduced in her bestseller One Good Dog.
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Sisterly Secrets Keep the Action Humming in Debut Novel
Moira C. Silva
Emily Cavanagh’s debut novel, The Bloom Girls, is a soulful tale of sisters struggling to face unique personal challenges after their father’s untimely death.
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Where Land Meets Sea: Book Retraces Geological Story of the Island
Tom Dunlop
David R. Foster’s new book, A Meeting of Land and Sea: Nature and the Future of Martha’s Vineyard, weaves dynamic tales of geology, ecology, history and culture into a vast Vineyard story.
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