A Mug Up With Elisabeth

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2001-09-01
  • Publisher: Down East Books
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Here is the essential reference for fans of Elisabeth Ogilvie's books -- and a wonderful introduction to one of Maine's most prolific writers.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Preludep. xi
Elisabeth's Beginnings
Her Ancestryp. 3
Her Familyp. 12
Her Education, Reading, and Emergence as a Writerp. 20
Islands in Her Life
Gay's Islandp. 33
Criehavenp. 56
"Last Waltz on Criehaven"p. 66
Matinicusp. 85
Lobsteringp. 93
"The Lobsterman's Wife"p. 98
Scotland and the Isle of Lewisp. 103
Her Writing Life
Her Careerp. 113
Themes in Her Workp. 132
Character Profilesp. 148
Selections from Her Early Writings
"Soliloquy by a Cat"p. 171
"The Delightful Guest"p. 172
"Summer Girl"p. 177
Plot Sketches of Published Work
The Bennett's Island Seriesp. 191
General Fictionp. 201
Mystery/Suspensep. 207
The Jennie Seriesp. 222
Young Adult Novelsp. 230
Short Storiesp. 244
Nonfictionp. 248
Characters in Ogilvie Novelsp. 255
Glossariesp. 280
Locations in Ogilvie Novelsp. 283
Comforts and Pastimesp. 294
Boats in Ogilvie Novelsp. 302
Flora and Fauna in Ogilvie Novelsp. 304
List of Published Workp. 311
Bibliography and Resourcesp. 314
Indexp. 317
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