Van de Bogart Publishing is proud to introduce Sandra S Newman, author of Life and Times on Pleasant Pond and the children's book Series - Scooter the Purple Mogul Mouse.
Life and Times on Pleasant Pond chronicles the lives of families who settled in Maine’s northernmost county, Aroostook. With historical maps and photographs spanning more than 150 years, the author uniquely weaves history and memories with area residents’ personal stories bringing this magical place to life. Theodore Roosevelt discovered Island Falls in 1878 and enjoyed three visits to the home and hunting camp of his lifelong friend, Bill Sewall, son of one of the town's original settlers. From this experience, Teddy Roosevelt, when he became president of the United States, became the Father of Conservation