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Harmony Bay

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"Tom Gahan's first novel demonstrates his mastery of description. He layers the plight of a contemporary single parent with events of the American Revolution and weaves a tale that provides the essence of Harmony Bay..."
- Florence Gatto - Long Island Writer's Guild, author of The Scent of Jasmine
"Harmony Bay captures the scope of small town life...the way it should be."
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Paperback, 310 pages
Published November 1st 2010 by Outskirts Press
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Maria
Jan 05, 2011 Maria rated it it was amazing
An exceptional debut novel. Set against the backdrop of the idyllic waterfront location of Harmony Bay, Tom Gahan has weaved a wonderful tale, full of intrigue, mystery, adventure, action, and a twist of romance.
Dory McDonough is a young widow; taking her ten year old son, James, she moves to Harmony Bay, a small town, hoping to build a better life for herself and her son. Dory soon learns that there are perils that lurk in the bay that could be just as dangerous as any found in a big city. Ther
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Maria Daddino
May 27, 2012 Maria Daddino rated it it was amazing
I live in a coastal hamlet so I really enjoyed "Harmony Bay!" The author truly captured the essence of life in a small town. I loved the little bits of history seamlessly woven in, out and through this lovely old-fashioned love story. And, I learned fascinating facts about Nor' Easters, knots and marine life. For me, it doesn't get much better than "Harmony Bay!" A must read!!!
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If the leading male was not loosely based off of my brother, I'd have a little crush on him! Entertaining and enjoyable book. Makes you want to move to a small fishing village!
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Additionally, many know me as the creator of NY State's largest outdoor music festival. This accomplishment earned me accolades and numerous awards including the prestigious Gold Key Award from my hometown Chamber of Commerce and
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