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Jean Mary Flahive

Jean Flahive has a passion for shedding light on lesser known pieces of Maine history, blending historical realities with works of fiction. She is co-author of two children’s picture books, Remember Me, Tomah Joseph’s Gift to Franklin Roosevelt, which won a 2009 Moonbeam Gold Award, and The Galloping Horses of Willowbrook, which was a finalist in the 2012 Maine Literary Awards. She is also the author of two young adult historical fictions, Billy Boy, the Sunday Soldier of the 17th Maine and Railroad to the Moon, Elijah’s Story. Her newest picture book, The Old Mainer and the Sea, is to be released by Islandport Press in October 2017. Jean and her husband live on the coast of Maine.

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July 14: Jean Flahive at Books in Boothbay

July 14: Jean Flahive at Books in Boothbay

Saturday, July 14, 9:00am

Boothbay, ME -- On Saturday July 14, Jean Flahive will be at the Books in Boothbay festival signing copies of her book "The Old Mainer and the Sea" from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public an...

July 21: Meet Jean Flahive at Beyond the Sea Book Festival

July 21: Meet Jean Flahive at Beyond the Sea Book Festival

Saturday, July 21, 10:30am

Lincolnville, ME -- On Saturday July 21, Jean Flahive will be at the Beyond the Sea Book Festival signing copies of her books, "The Old Mainer and the Sea" and "Billy Boy" from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event is free ...

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