300 people, places and events that make Maine what it is today.   140 illustrations!

A Maine non-fiction Best Seller!

An expansive and authoritative look at historical places and events on Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, and Acadia National Park.

Get more enjoyment and relaxation from your trip to this beautiful state.

"Brechlin's journalistic experience is written all over this book." Bangor Daily News

Covers all of New England, from northern Maine to Rhode Island.

Fun, informative, a great way to learn!

This is a gem of a book! So much history.

Earl D. Brechlin

Author, Journalist, Registered Maine Guide

Evocative and heartfelt essays about Maine’s iconic landscapes, the power of family and the search for meaning and renewal in the embrace of wilderness.

A fun and informative look at iconic Massachusetts destinations including vintage Boston, Cape Code, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

"I LOVE this little hiking book. Brechlin hasn't failed me yet!"