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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    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.


    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.

  • MLA/MASL Library Conference

    Monday, 17th November, 2014
    Cross Center, Bangor, ME

    Lynn will be presenting twice at the MLA/MASL Joint Library Conference: LIBRARIANS: GUARDIANS OF TRUTH plus ANATOMY OF A MAINE BOOK with illustrator Russ Cox and Islandport Press editor Melissa Kim for their upcoming book, MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS. Presentation times to be determined.

  • Windsor School Book Fair

    Friday, 21st November, 2014 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Barnes & Noble, 9 Market Place Dr., Augusta, ME 04330

    Lynn will be reading and autographing her new book MERRY MOOSEY CHRISTMAS along with illustrator Russ Cox at the Windsor School Book Fair at Augusta's Barnes & Noble Store.