Author Event - Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure Book by Maureen Dunphy Presented by Lake Erie Shores & Islands
Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure explores in depth over thirty of the Great Lakes Basin islands accessible by bridge or ferry and introduces more than fifty additional islands. Thirty-eight chapters include helpful information about getting to each featured island, what to expect when you get there, the island’s history and what natural and historical sites and cultural attractions are available to visitors. Each chapter lists special island events, where to get more island information and how readers can help support the island. Maureen Dunphy made numerous trips to a total of 135 islands that are accessible by ferry or bridge in the Great Lakes Basin. Dunphy earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Oakland University, did post-graduate work at Wayne State University and earned a master’s from Goddard College in Plainfield, Vermont. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.