Whether dotting the coastline, guarding the banks of the Kennebec or defending the Canadian border, Maine's many forts have sheltered its towns and people since the seventeenth century. Both Fort Kent and Fort Fairfield were built after the War of 1812 du.
The "Kopp Sisters" books are full of smart, quirky female characters who are an absolute blast to read about. The series is about Constance Kopp and how she became the first female sheriff's deputy in the United States. These books are a ton of fun, and you get to learn some unique history along the way!