News & Events

  • COMING SOON-Merry Moosey Christmas

    Watch for MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS with illustrations by Russ Cox and published by Islandport Press. Poor Rudolph wants just ONE Christmas Eve off, but who will guide Santa's sleigh? A Maine moose! Since Russ lives in Maine too, stay-tuned for lots of MOOSEY events later this year.

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  • SEQUEL to "You're Wearing THAT to School?!"

    Thrilled to announce that a sequel to "You're Wearing THAT to School?!"  will be published in 2015 by Disney/Hyperion. It's titled "You're Doing THAT in the Talent Show?!" with illustrations by Sue Cornelison. Oh my! How will best friends Penelope the hippo and Tiny the mouse ever agree on a friends' act for their school talent show?

  • You're Wearing THAT to School?! wins 2014 Maine Literary Award

    YOU'RE WEARING THAT TO SCHOOL?! is the 2014 Maine Literary Award Winner in the Children's Category. Find a list of all the winners here on the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance website.

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  • LOST ON A MOUNTAIN IN MAINE-Movie Trailer

    Progress continues to be made on the making of Donn Fendler's story, Lost on a Mountain in Maine, as a full-length movie. See this amazing movie trailer and follow the movie's Facebook page for updates. Shooting to begin in the summer of 2014, which will the the 75th anniversary of Donn being lost on Mt. Katahdin.

  • CHECK OUT THIS SITE’S VIDEO READ-ALOUDS

    Fun, interactive! More coming in the future, but for now, you can find videos for the following books: At One, The Blizzard Wizard, The Dump Man’s Treasures, The First Feud, Moose, of Course! A Mountain of Mittens , Only Cows Allowed, and Pigs in the Mud. Plus you'll find a video interview with Donn Fendler on the Lost Trail page.

  • The Briar Patch-Bangor

    Saturday, 29th November, 2014 @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
    The Briar Patch, 27 Central St. Bangor, Maine

    On Indies First Small Business Saturday, at The Briar Patch, Lynn Plourde and Russ Cox, will be signing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS, but MOSTLY helping to sell some other favorite kids books. For more information or to reserve an autographed copy, call 207-941-0255.

  • Apple Valley Books-Winthrop

    Saturday, 29th November, 2014 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Apple Valley Books, 121 Main St., Winthrop, Maine 04364

    Lynn will be signing her newest book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS as well as helping to sell some of her favorite books at Apple Valley Books as part of Indies First Small Business Saturday. For more information or to reserve an autographed copy, call 207-377-3967.

  • Woodland Public Library-Baileyville

    Tuesday, 02nd December, 2014 @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Woodland Public Library, 169 Main St, Baileyville, ME 04694

    Lynn and illustrator Russ Cox will be sharing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the Woodland Public Library. Thay will do a reading, a drawing demonstration, plus a craft activity. Open to the public--FMI, call 207-427-3235. NOTE-Stormdate Dec. 11th.

  • Festival of the Trees-Center Harbor

    Thursday, 04th December, 2014 @ 5:30pm - 8:00pm
    Waukewan Golf Course, 166 Waukewan Road, Center Harbor, NH 03226

    As part of the Altrusa of Meredith, NH Women's Community Service Group Christmas fundraiser, Festival of the Trees, Lynn Plourde and Russ Cox will be autographing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the opening Gala. Tickets to the event required.

  • Sherman's-Portland

    Friday, 05th December, 2014 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Shermans, 49 Exchange St., Portland, Maine

    As part of Portland's First Friday Artwalk, Lynn and illustrator Russ Cox will be autographing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at Sherman's Books & Stationary in the Old Port. For more information or to reserve an autographed copy, call 207-773-4100.

  • LL Bean-Freeport

    Saturday, 06th December, 2014 @ 11:00am - 2:00pm
    LL Bean, 95 Main St., Freeport, ME 04032

    As part of L.L. Bean's Sparkle Weekend, Lynn and illustrator Russ Cox will be autographing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the Flagship Store on Main Street. FMI-call 1-877-755-2326.

  • Children's Discovery Museum-Augusta

    Tuesday, 09th December, 2014 @ 6:00pm -
    Children's Discovery Museum, 171 Capitol Street, Augusta, ME 04330

    Lynn Plourde and illustrator Russ Cox will be sharing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the Children's Discovery Museum's Family Reading Partnership. They will read, do a drawing demonstration, share a moose craft activity, and autograph books. Plus the museum will have pizza. Museum admission fee required. FMI-call 207-622-2209.

  • Newport Cultural Center-Newport

    Wednesday, 10th December, 2014 @ 4:00pm -
    Newport Cultural Center, 154 Main St., Newport, ME 04953

    Lynn and illustrator Russ Cox will be reading, doing a drawing demo, and craft activity plus autographing their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the Newport Cultural Center. FMI-207-368-5074.

  • Center for Maine Craft-West Gardiner Service Plaza

    Friday, 12th December, 2014 @ 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Center for Maine Craft, West Gardiner Service Plaza, 288 Lewiston Rd., West Gardiner ME 04345

     Lynn will be autographing her new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at the Center for Maine Craft at the West Gardiner Service Plaza off I-95 and I-295. FMI-207-588-0221.

  • Marie's Whole Foods-Readfield

    Friday, 12th December, 2014 @ 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Marie's Whole Foods, 1138B Main St., Readfield, ME

    Lynn will be signing her new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at Marie's Whole Foods. FMI-207-685-9900.

  • Hussey's General Store-Windsor

    Saturday, 13th December, 2014 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Hussey's General Store, 510 Ridge Rd, Windsor, ME 04363

    Join SANTA, Lynn, and illustrator Russ Cox for a Christmas celebration with snacks, a reading, and signing of MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at Hussey's General Store. Hussey's was Lynn's inspiration for the store in Merry Moosey Christmas where Moosey shops for all his supplies to lead Santa's sleigh. FMI-call 207-445-2511.

  • Festival of the Trees-Dyer Museum-Saco

    Sunday, 14th December, 2014 @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    Dyer Museum, 371 Main Street, Saco, Maine 04072

    The Festival of the Trees at the Dyer Museum in Saco will include a visit by SANTA plus a visit from Lynn Plourde and Russ Cox for their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS--complete with a reading, moose drawing demo, craft activity, and booksigning. FMI-207-283-3861.

  • Barnes & Noble-Augusta

    Saturday, 20th December, 2014 @ 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Barnes & Noble, 9 Marketplace Drive, Augusta, ME 04330

    Lynn and illustrator Russ Cox will autograph their new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS at Barnes & Noble in Augusta. For questions or to reserve a signed copy, call 207-621-0038