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The Way Life Should Be: Stories by Contemporary Maine Writers

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17 writers. 17 stories. One great state. Original, unusual, classic, tender, amazing...these are the stories of Maine writers. The Way Life Should Be is a compilation of contemporary stories by some of Maine’s best established and up and coming writers. Their stories range in length from 3 pages to 30 pages and capture everything from daily life in Maine to tales of flying ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Warren Machine Company, Inc.
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Kind of a crazy beginning, but this book has all kinds of things I love: Maine, food and cooking (Italian), a community, a family... enjoyable
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Really a well written book. Great for foodies! Loved the visuals of Maine and New York. Great tale with some unexpected "reveals" at the end.
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Monica Wood is the author of four works of fiction, most recently The One-in-a-Million-Boy, which won a 2017 Nautilus Award (Gold) and the 2017 fiction prize from the New England Society in the City of New York. She also is the author of Any Bitter Thing which spent 21 weeks on the American Booksellers Association extended bestseller list and was named a Book Sense Top Ten pick. Her other fictio ...more