Vineyard Bookshelf: The Italian Prisoner
At the beginning of Elisa Speranza’s fiction debut The Italian Prisoner, young Rose Marino is poised on the brink of committing a daring social act.
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Vineyard Bookshelf: Memoir as Medicine
As Nancy Slonim Aronie, founder of the Chilmark Writing Workshop (and author of Writing from the Heart), writes in her new book Memoir as Medicine, everyone has stories inside them.
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Vineyard Bookshelf: Full
As Julia Spiro’s new novel Full opens, her main character, Ava Maloney, is about to reach a crisis point.
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Vineyard Bookshelf: Muskeget: Raw, Restless, Relentless Island
Muskeget Island is a small scrap of land roughly a mile long, half a mile wide, sitting a few miles west of Nantucket.
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Vineyard Bookshelf: Counting Chickens
T. Elizabeth Bell’s new novel, Counting Chickens, lays out a familiar template, the return of the native, only with an irresistible Vineyard twist.
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Vineyard Bookshelf: Waterfront Poems, Vineyard Seasons
Here on the Island, for many living is an art form and here artists abound.
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