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Soft As A Grape is a proud partner and sponsor of The Vineyard Stories Book Catalog. We feature all of the Vineyard Stories favorite titles including... To The Harbor Light, Where Horses Fly, Morning Glory Farm, Summer Friends, Circle of Faith, Pimpneymouse Farm, The Last Farm on Chappaquiddick. In honor of Vineyard Stories' newest publication...The Chappy Ferry, Soft As a Grape will be creating and selling a 2012 Chappy Ferry commemorative tee shirt and hat throughout the summer at our Edgartown Store located next to the Seafood Shanty. Browse our collection...



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Where Horses Fly

Where Horses Fly

Where Horses Fly Author: Jacqui Boulter Illustrations: Sabrina Kuchta How do you mend a broken heart? During a summer visit to her grandparents on Martha's Vineyard, Caroline catches the brass ring on the Flying Horses carousel. The magical ride that follows, to the place where horses fly, helps Caroline heal from the loss of her own beloved horse. The book includes a foreword about the Flying...
$17.95

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The Chappy Ferry Book

The Chappy Ferry Book

AVAILABLE THIS JUNE THE CHAPPY FERRY BOOK Back and Forth Between Two Worlds ~ 527 Feet Apart Author: Tom Dunlop Photography by Alison Shaw with DVD by John Wilson $25.95 in Paperback The fun, fact-filled history of one of the shortest, oldest, and most unusual car ferries in the world, the Chappaquiddick Ferry. Learn about its part in the filming of the movie JAWS, about the airplane that struck...
$25.95

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Summer Friends by Sarah French

Summer Friends by Sarah French

Summer Friends Inspired by Minnie My Marvelous Mutt Author: Sarah French Summer friends are special friends, as Minnie the black lab discovers one day when she finds a new, and unusual, friend at the beach. This picture book is a beautifully rendered collage artists' interpretation of a day at the beach. It includes an original piece of framed art for display.
$17.95

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Nighttide on a Vineyard Farm

Nighttide on a Vineyard Farm

Nighttide on a Vineyard Farm Author: Patty Schaal Illustrations by Margot Datz $21.95 in Hardback, with dust jacket Through a lovely lyric and charming illustrations. Nighttide takes you from a busy pond filled with pinkletink frogs to a child's last quiet moments before sleep. In between, you see the gentling of an active, ocean-side farms day slips into night. Artist Margot Datz has illustrated...
$21.95

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The Bike Ride

The Bike Ride

The Bike Ride Author: Nelson Goose Illustrations by Kevin McGrath $21.95 in Hardback, with dust jacket Every summer day, Dave and his dad take a long bike ride at the beach to their favorite spot in all the world. One day, they discover something that makes them think about what might happen to this special place. Enjoy this story, written by an Emmy award-winning children's television producer A...
$21.95

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Thirty Dirty Sailors and the Little Girl Who Went a-Whaling

Thirty Dirty Sailors and the Little Girl Who Went a-Whaling

Thirty Dirty Sailors and the Little Girl Who Went a-Whaling A True Martha's Vineyard Tale Author: Music and Lyrics by Dillon Bustin Illustrations by Susan Convery Foltz $21.95 in Hardback with CD included When Laura Jernegan was six years old, she lived with her family aboard her father's mighty whaling ship and kept a diary of her three-year journey. This is a children's read-aloud book, with...
$21.95

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Pimpneymouse by Edo Potter

Pimpneymouse by Edo Potter

Pimpneymouse The Last Farm on Chappaquiddick Author: Edo Potter $22.95 in Paperback Here is a charming memoir from a woman whose family has since 1928 owned and operated the largest and now the last farm on the "little"island of Chappaquiddick, a few dozen yards across the water from Martha's Vineyard. She covers the years from 1933 to 1945 when she, her two sisters, and her parents- both from...
$22.95

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Behind the Times on Purpose

Behind the Times on Purpose

Behind the Times on Purpose The Charlotte Inn of Martha's Vineyard Author: Jan Pogue Photography by Nina Bramhall $65 in Hardback, with dust jacket The Charlotte Inn is regularly ranked as one of the finest small hotels in the world. This photo book showcases the grounds, buildings, and unusual collections of art and antiques admired by both guests and travel specialists. Photographed over two...
$65.00

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Schooner by Tom Dunlop

Schooner by Tom Dunlop

Schooner Building a wooden boat on Martha's Vineyard Author: Tom Dunlop Photography by Alison Shaw Hardback, with dust jacket : $44.95 Schooner takes you through the construction of Rebecca of Vineyard Haven, a 60-foot wooden schooner designed and built by one of the few boatyards in the United States devoted exclusively to the design and construction of traditional, plank-on-frame wooden boats....
$44.95

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Schooner and Charlotte by Tom Dunlop

Schooner and Charlotte by Tom Dunlop

Building a wooden boat on Martha's Vineyard Author: Tom Dunlop Photography by Alison Shaw Schooner & Charlotte: $55 Schooner takes you through the construction of Rebecca of Vineyard Haven, a 60-foot wooden schooner designed and built by one of the few boatyards in the United States devoted exclusively to the design and construction of traditional, plank-on-frame wooden boats. WoodenBoat magazine...
$55.00

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