Sam is one spirited little girl, convinced that she can do big things without anybody’s help, even her big brothers. So she sets out to prove it, showing she’s a real fisherwoman early one summer morning at her family’s lake cottage. When things seem to go awry, families will cheer for Sam as she faces each new challenge with a can-do attitude. But will this spunky little girl catch her fish?
Maggie Kemp has always had a love of nature. She came to New Hampshire in the 1990s to practice medicine.Today, Maggie lives on a pond in Lempster, New Hampshire, with her husband and their dogs: long-haired miniature dachshund, Russell, and Bassett hound, Phoebe. There she writes poetry and literature for children. A number of her poems can be found in journals, newspapers, and anthologies.She also kayaks and watches loons and other critters on their pond. Sam, Fisherwoman: The Reel Story is Maggie’s first book. Maggie will be joined by Illustrator Melody Zahn Russell, who will give a potato printing demonstration!