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“On the Track of the HMS Monmouth’s Galleon...and Sunken Treasure!” by John Stauffer Potter, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, May 2014, 292 pages. The late John...
Mr. Potter has lived through wars and political tensions, and he presents the history, as a participant, easily and understandably.
I found such a love and comfort in my hobby that it made me realize that baking was what I was supposed to be doing.
Games We Play: The Times takes an occassional look at the games Islanders play to enliven the seasons.
For good home cooking and warm fellowship at a truly amazing price, nothing beats one of the four weekly Community Suppers held in Island churches.
We just returned from a tour of Scotland, mostly the western highlands, and we traversed a lot of roundabouts, which made me think of the one proposed here.
Children's literature is full of friendships between unlikely pairs: Frog and Toad, Pooh Bear and Piglet, and Charlotte the spider and Wilbur the pig.
Susan Stockdale's well-choosen words and vibrant illustrations are a delight for children.
When I pick up a mystery novel, I usually know what to expect: I grew up on a testosterone-enhanced diet of Mickey Spillane.
Vineyard Haven resident, Dick Iacovello wrote, photographed, and self-published this coloring book for children.
This story began a year ago.
When the editor of the Calendar section handed me this book to review, I goggled at the cover illustration: a photograph of a bare-chested buff young male embracing a slightly garbed woman, whose breast revealed side-on would match a Florida grapefruit.
"The Silver Boat" by Luanne Rice, Pamela Dorman Books, April 5, 2011.
East Chop Beach Club held its first Shuffleboard tournament, Sept.
Each week in the summer I'm amazed and bemused that there are not more deaths reported.
and impending Doom.
Early this summer, The Times walked along the main streets of Oak Bluffs and Vineyard Haven, looking for interesting tattoos.
"No Turn For Tern! A Martha's Vineyard Moonlight Mystery," Rebecca J.
"The Alchemy of Murder" by Carol McCleary, Forge Books, 2010.