Book reviews


Third “Wildlife on the Move” kids’ book is exceptional

on June 03, 2016, at 6:05 p.m.
A woman reads a book as she lies on a cliff on a sunny day in Sydney, Australia, May 29, 2016.

What should you read this summer? Stephen King and more

By Connie Ogle, Miami Herald (TNS) on June 01, 2016, at 11:38 a.m.
Here are some suggestions to keep you entertained all season long.

Fascinating stories from the Allagash

on May 30, 2016, at 8:22 a.m.
The book "Acadia National Park: A Centennial Celebration," published in 2016 by Rizzoli New York, features photography and essays by Tom Blagden Jr., as well as essays by Christopher Camuto, Christopher Crosman, Dayton Duncan, David Rockefeller Jr., David MacDonald, Sheridan Steele and W. Kent Olsen.

Conservation photographer celebrates Acadia’s centennial with new book

By Aislinn Sarnacki on May 26, 2016, at 12:13 p.m.
“What I hope people will get from looking at the photographs is the inspiration, if not to experience Acadia directly, to at least experience nature in some way by simply getting out,” Tom Blagden said.
"Maine Sporting Camps," by George Smith

Book on Maine’s sporting camp history shows you can get there from here

By John Holyoke on May 26, 2016, at 9:49 a.m.
Thanks to his latest book, “Maine Sporting Camps,” George Smith has made one thing perfectly clear: No matter how remote these camps are, no matter how much time you have to spend on dirt roads to reach these backwoods paradises, you can, in fact, get there from here.

In some cases, American military courts broke new ground in fairness

By Mike Fischer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (TNS) on May 25, 2016, at 10:47 p.m.

10 picture books that belong in every child’s library

By Alyssa Rosenberg, Washington Post on May 24, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.
Here are 10 children’s books that I think would make a delightful addition to any child’s library.

Every middle-schooler (and you too) should read this novel

on May 24, 2016, at 6:59 a.m.

Amazing stories from an exceptional Maine game warden

on May 22, 2016, at 7 a.m.

It’s not a beagle. It’s a Pekingese!

on May 20, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.

Joseph Souza writes another winning novel.

on May 18, 2016, at 8:03 p.m.

Did coyotes kill those hikers on the Appalachian Trail in Maine?

on May 18, 2016, at 7:24 p.m.

Southern Maine Heart Walk raises awareness of cardiovascular disease, stroke

on May 16, 2016, at 11:17 a.m.
The road to the Southern Maine Heart Walk has been long and winding. And I give thanks every single day that I have been granted the opportunity to walk each step of that broken, blessed, beautiful path.

The Maine Angler’s Logbook is a march down memory lane

on May 15, 2016, at 7:30 a.m.

5 of the best mothers in literature

on May 06, 2016, at 8:43 p.m.

You won’t be able to stop reading Straw Man by Gerry Boyle

on May 05, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.

Moxie Pond is mighty mysterious in this novel by Wayne Tanguay

on May 02, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.

Survivors of heart disease, stroke gather to share stories

on April 28, 2016, at 6:53 p.m.
Imagine: here in this room full of survivors, all of us have tell-tale hearts. We long and love to share our stories. All you have to do is listen.

7 books we’ll be talking about in May

By Connie Ogle, Miami Herald (TNS) on April 28, 2016, at 4:29 p.m.

Fly-Fishing & Friendship in the Dartmouth College Grant

on April 27, 2016, at 4:11 p.m.