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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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October 26: Celebrate the Launch of The Old Mainer and the Sea

October 26: Celebrate the Launch of The Old Mainer and the Sea

Thursday, October 26, 5:00pm

Cape Elizabeth, Maine -- On Thursday, October 26, celebrate the launch of "The Old Mainer and the Sea" with author Jean Flahive at Thomas Memorial Library, 6 Scott Dyer Road, Cape Elizabeth, Maine from 5-7 p.m. Meet the autho...

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