Readers from ages 8 to 12 will have fun meeting Hannah Parmenter and her new hound, Hunter, on an island in northern Maine where Hannah's family runs a small tourist lodge. Hannah and her older brother, Walt, are home-schooled.
An archaeological mystery teaches the Parmenters a lesson about the power of love and respect.
In the fall of 1875 after her mother remarries, twelve-year-old Maggie decides to go to live with her grandfather in the woods of northern Maine.
Hannah knows that something strange is happening on Beaver Island. When no one believes her, she unravels the mystery herself, revealing a serious threat to her family and their island home.
Adventure unfolds when Hannah and Walt discover something lurking under the surface of Moosehead Lake.
Rebecca adjusts to her new life at Wareham Academy. Take part in her joys and sorrows as she makes new friends and experiences new adventures, all a part of growing up. Rewritten and retold for today's reader.
Rebecca becomes more keenly aware of the responsibilities of being an adult. A successful young businessman now moves into her everyday conversation and thought. What does the future hold for both of them?
Hannah and Walt Parmenter are a home-schooled sister and brother whose family runs a tourist lodge on an island in Moosehead Lake, at the edge of a Maine wilderness. Adventure is the operative word when kids join Hannah and Walt in solving mysteries that often get a little more dangerous than they had planned. A wild adventure takes Hannah and Walt on a trip to Texas and leads to some very tough decisions.
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