The Ghost Trap
A Maine novel and independent feature film
In The Ghost Trap, a young lobsterman is forced to choose between right and wrong when his fiancée suffers a traumatic head injury and a rival lobstering family sabotages his gear. Written with sensitivity and rich description, this is a piercingly accurate depiction of in a small Maine lobstering community.
A salty, tangy read." -Richard Grant, author of Another Green World
“Stephens has a wonderful clear eye for people, especially Maine people, and The Ghost Trap is populated with dozens from all walks of Maine life.”—Bill Roorbach, author of NYT best seller, Lucky Turtle
“Stephens gives the reader an unvarnished view of the subculture of lobster fishermen in small-town coastal Maine.”
—James Acheson, author of The Lobster Gangs of Maine
The book and film will be highlighted at this year's Maine Lobster Festival Aug 2-6, 2023 with a press conference and live TV appearance filming the lobster crate races. We also will unveil the official film trailer. Click here for more photos and info.
"First Kill’s Sarah Catherine Hook To Star Opposite Zak Steiner & Greer Grammer In Khanlarian Entertainment’s Film ‘The Ghost Trap’; ‘Westworld’s Steven Ogg Also Set"-Deadline.com
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