Living on the Edge
A guide to Tide Pool Animals, Seaweeds, and Seaside Plants

by Ruth Gortner Grierson and Thomas F. Vining




81/2" x 11" — 150 pages — descriptions and color photographs of 70+ organisms and habitats

About the authors:
   Ruth Gortner Grierson is the weekly nature columnist for the Mount Desert Islander, a weekly newspaper, as well as a freelance nature writer for more than 50 years. She has authored five natural history books including Wildlife Watching on Mount Desert Island, the home of Acadia National Park. She is a violin/fiddle performer and active participant in musical activities on Mount Desert Island, Maine.
   Thomas F. Vining has enjoyed a lifelong love of natural history. He is a former seasonal interpretive ranger at Acadia National Park and has earned a botany degree at the University of Maine in Orono.


You may purchase the book at any of the following locations …

Bar Harbor:
   George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History (College of the Atlantic)
   105 Eden Street

Brunswick:
   Gulf of Maine Books
   134 Maine Street

Cranberry Isles:
   Winters Work / Island Yarns
   Islesford

Mount Desert:
   McGrath’s
   Northeast Harbor

   The Naturalist’s Notebook
   Seal Harbor

Southwest Harbor:
   Southwest Harbor Public Library
   338 Main Street

   Southwest Harbor / Tremont Chamber of Commerce
   329 Main Street (Harbor House)

Tremont:
   Bass Harbor Memorial Library
   West Tremont (temporary location)

… or you may order the book directly from the publisher.
   Each book is $26.00. Shipping (via U. S. Postal Service) within the U.S. is $5.00 for one book. Postage for each additional book sent at the same time to the same place is $1.00. Maine residents will be charged 5.5% sales tax.


Option 1:    One copy - Maine resident:



Option 2:    Two copies - Maine resident:



Option 3:    One copy - U.S. resident outside Maine:



Option 4:    Two copies - U.S. resident outside Maine:



Option 5:    For orders of more than two books or for orders to be sent outside the U.S., please e-mail info@vfthomas.com or call 207-266-5748.


Thank you.