John Wulp

John Wulp: A man of many resurrections Introduction by John Guare New Canaan, CT: CommonPlace Publishing, 2003 “Looking back now, I often feel that instead of living my life, I survived it.” So writes North Haven islander John Wulp in the autobiographical essay that is the central text of this handsome monograph devoted to his

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The Wooden Nickel

Boston: Little, Brown and Company 346 pp., hardback $23.95. A world of questionable coastal transactions The cover of William Carpenter’s second novel is a bit deceptive. In one of photographer Peter Ralston’s signature Maine coast seascapes, a lobsterboat motors across flat water, trailing a wake of seagulls. It’s a finest kind of day, the sky,

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The Time of My Life

“Emily Muir is familiar with the scene and people of ‘Small Potatoes’ from the twenty summers which she has spent in Maine. She has painted its landscape in oils and water colors, and now in words.” So reads the inside flap of the dust cover of Emily Muir’s first and only novel, Small Potatoes, published

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