The first comprehensive guide to unforgettable family fun Southern Maine
Enjoy a memorable family adventure in Southern Maine. Discover enjoyable and educational activities in a friendly, geographical “loop” format. Wade in a tide pool in Kittery, gobble authentic saltwater taffy at York Beach, catch glimpses of a president or two in Kennebunkport, bask in the sun at Old Orchard Beach, marvel at the stately lighthouse in Portland, catch the famous Clam Festival at Yarmouth, and see history come alive at the museum village of Willowbrook. Each chapter covers a long weekend’s worth of activities for vacationing families and is accompanied by an easy-to-follow map and directions. Introductory notes contain practical tips about Maine weather, packing for your trip, handicapped accessibility, safety, traffic, and more.
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The Bad Cats of Biddeford:
Based on a true story
Children’s picture book—full color
Not long ago, the fair town of Biddeford, Maine was taken over by a band of robber cats. They caused all sorts of problems, as you shall see. Because these cats had no homes, they decided to steal toys and food. But are the Bad Cats of Biddeford really bad? Can someone help them find the homes they dream about? Read their story to find out! A special section at the back of the book shows how you can help homeless animals. $14.99
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“The Journey” Poster
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“The Journey,” Crystal Ward Kent’s famous essay about the bond we share with our animal companions, has become a worldwide phenomenon. The essay is available as a 16x20 black and white poster illustrated with photos. Click here to order and to learn more about the story behind “The Journey.”