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Islandport Press
Yarmouth, Maine
Award-winning independent publisher dedicated to producing quality books about Maine and Northern New England
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Islandport Press shares their favorite finds from around the web for readers and writers. Continue reading
Posted 5 hours ago at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Islandport Press is hosting their first Valentine's Day Pop-Up Shop at Maple's in Yarmouth. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Our staff's favorite finds from around the web. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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In January, we shared the top selling titles at our mall kiosks in Bangor and South Portland, which featured several of our holiday-themed books, including "Merry Moosey Christmas" and "Christmas in Maine." This comprehensive year-end list includes those titles, plus... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Inspiring finds from around the web for readers and writers. Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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A collection of winter photos from "Full Service" by David Hill. Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Welcome to Friday Finds — a new blog series that features our staff's favorite online discoveries. Whether it's a news story about books, a fun local event or thoughts about writing, you'll find it all here. Happy reading! Tigrette skirt... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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In Bennett’s newest book, Ghost Buck (Islandport Press, Dec. 2015), the nature writer, educator, and hunter reflects on his time at Camp Sheepskin, from his first years around the fire to his most recent fall hunting trip. He uses letters, oral history, personal memories, and a hunting journal from Camp Sheepskin to share his deep connections to nature and family, and reflect on the changes that have buffeted the culture of the Maine woods throughout the decades. Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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"Albert's Almost Amazing Adventure" is a new children's book by New Hampshire-based author and illustrator, Marty Kelley. The book, which releases in March, tells the story of a young boy who has returned from a family vacation to Maine. As... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Islandport Press shares their top 5 titles at The Maine Mall, Bangor Mall and on Amazon.com. Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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"Ghost Buck: The Legacy of One Man's Family and Its Hunting Traditions" launched in December. Author and seasoned outdoorsman Dean Bennett explores the history of his family camp and the hunting tradition that has been a constant in his life since age three. We met with Dean to discuss family memories, hunting stories and the future of the sport. Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2016 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Maple-Roasted Brussels Sprouts from the "Always in Season" cookbook by Elise Richer are the perfect antidote for sweet December treats. Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Photographer David Hill captures the bittersweet nostalgia of abandoned classic cars in his book, "Full Service." Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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The legendary Noel Paul Stookey pays beautiful homage to the state that inspires him by Katy Kelleher Contributing Editor Noel Paul Stookey has lived in Maine for more than forty years, but it wasn’t until 2014 that the singer/songwriter really... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Islandport Press in Yarmouth, Maine, is operating two book kiosks at The Maine Mall in South Portland and Bangor Mall for the 2015 holiday season. Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Islandport Press offers a wide range of cookbooks, and our staff members have been testing recipes from them to bring you a new miniseries called Staff Picks: Recipes. Children's book editor Melissa Kim kicks off the fun with some easy-to-make cookies: Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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An Appreciation of Ardeana Hamlin's Historical Fiction by Elise Ozarowski When Ardeana Hamlin’s Pink Chimneys was originally published in 1987, the writer did not realize her debut novel would become a classic. She “figured it would enjoy a year or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Blue Butterfield is the artist behind the gorgeous, new woodcut illustrations that accompany the 1941 classic "Christmas in Maine" by Pulitzer Prize winning poet Robert Tristram P. Coffin. Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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When the opportunity to team up with Sea Bags and create our own personal bucket bag arrived, we jumped at the chance. Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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At Islandport, we are gearing up for an exciting release. Ardeana Hamlin's third novel, "The Havener Sisters," will launch on November 12, 2015. Islandport Press will be hosting the launch party that night from 7-9 p.m. in Hampden, Maine. "The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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In Maine, late October brings an undeniable chill to the air. Winter is right around the corner and Halloween is our last chance to cling to fall and all of its glory — fiery leaves at our feet, pumpkins at... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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"Hold This!" is one of our newest children's titles, and there is no denying that Priscilla Alpaugh's charming illustrations are a perfect compliment to Carolyn Cory Scoppettone's story. In the book, a young girl named Mika goes on a nature... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Islandport Press is excited to announce that Elizabeth Atkinson’s "The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball" is out now! We are so proud of Atkinson’s beautiful work and cannot wait for readers to get to know and love Ruby and Eleanor, the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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There are many special awareness days that take place throughout the year, but Banned Books Week has particular relevance for a publishing house like ours. The week, which runs September 27th through October 3rd, hopes to draw national attention to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS
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Recently, the Maine Humanities Council chose five books for their next Let’s Talk About It series, and we are excited to announce that they have chosen "Potshot" by Gerry Boyle as one of the five! Let’s Talk About It is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2015 at ISLANDPORT PRESS