"Love on the Rocks" celebrates Mt. Desert Island in its golden age, the late nineteenth century, when it was a summer playground for wealthy out-of-staters and a place for the rich to meet their future husbands and wives. This era in Maine history spawned a new genre of fiction that was commonly known as "The Bar Harbor Novel", romance stories about falling in and out of love during their summer sojourns. This collection includes eleven short stories. Paperback. 169 pgs.