Nantucket’s North Shore: A Neighborhood History

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A new Nantucket book titled: Nantucket’s North Shore: A Neighborhood History is set to launch June 19th. Author Frances Ruley Karttunen’s, a Nantucket native will hold the book launch and signing at the Nantucket Hotel and Resort, 77 Easton Street, Nantucket, MA on Thursday, June 19 from 5-7 p.m. 

Nantucket’s North Shore ~ A Neighborhood History is the story of settlement on the island from Madaket in the west to the north side of the present Town of Nantucket, told in words and many photos. You’ll meet colorful island people who lived on the North Shore, see the houses where they lived, learn how they worked and played. Interspersed within each chapter are Old Nantucket recipes like Sweet Flag Candy, Blueberry Grunt, and Nantucket Corn Pudding.

For more information call Spinner Publications 508-994-4564
Email: spinner@spinnerpub.com