Paul Doiron and Kristen Lindquist

Paul Doiron is the author of the Mike Bowditch series of crime novels:

The Poacher's Son


Bad Little Falls

Massacre Pond

The Bone Orchard

The Precipice


Stau Hidden

Paul is Editor Emeritus of Down East: The Magazine of Maine, having served as Editor in Chief from 2005 to 2013. A native of Maine, he attended Yale University, where he graduated with a degree in English, and he holds an MFA in creative writing from Emerson College. He is a former member of the Maine Arts Commission and a current member of the Maine Humanities Council. He is also a Registered Maine Guide specializing in fly fishing and lives on a trout stream in coastal Maine with his wife, poet and artist, Kristen Lindquist.

August 23, 2018 @ 6:30pm.

Kristen Lindquist attended Middlebury College in Vermont and received her MFA in poetry from the University of Oregon.  Her poetry and other writings have appeared in such venues as Down East, Maine Times, Bangor Metro, Northern Sky News, and Bangor Daily News, as well as various literary journals and anthologies. Her publications include the chapbook Invocation to the Birds (Oyster River Press, 2001), Transportation (Megunticook Press, 2011), which was a finalist for a Maine Literary Award, and Tourists in the Known World: New & Selected Poems (Megunticook Press,


She currently serves on the Town of Camden's Budget Committee, as chair of the Maine Community Foundation's Knox County Fund, and as treasurer of West Bay Rotary.

She lives in her hometown of Camden, Maine, with her husband, novelist Paul Doiron.