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Martha's Vineyard : Isle of dreams / Susan Branch.

Branch, Susan, (author,, artist.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: 386 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Publisher: Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts : Spring Street Publishing, [2016]
5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult Biographies 920 920 Branch 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn Adult NonFiction 9/Branch, S/Branch (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography 974.494 Branch (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level 974.494 B (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 974.494 Branch (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780996044028
  • ISBN: 0996044027
  • Edition: First edition.
Summary: "In the winter of 1982, long before she became the watercolor artist and author we know today, Susan Branch, 34-years-old and heartbroken from the sudden and unexpected end of her marriage in California, "ran away from home" to the Island of Martha's Vineyard hoping to gain perspective. It was meant to be temporary, a three-month time-out from the daily grind of being broken up and miserable, but within days of her arrival, alone and not quite in her right mind, Susan "accidentally" bought a tiny one-bedroom cottage in the woods - which is how she discovered she was moving 3,000 miles away from everyone and everything she had known and loved. Funny, observant, touching, and addictive (you are not going to want this book to end), based on the diaries she has kept all her life, Susan Branch relates her inspirational tale of lost love and self discovery, her search for roots, purpose, and destiny with laugh-out-loud honesty. A road map for overcoming loss, following your heart, and making dreams come true, charmingly hand-lettered and watercolored in Susan's inimitable style, there are diary excerpts, recipes, and hundreds of photographs."--provided by Amazon.com.
Alternate Title: Isle of dreams
Citation: Branch, Susan. "Martha's Vineyard : Isle of dreams." Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts : Spring Street Publishing, 2016.

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