A Brief History of Innkeeping in the 21st Century (Paperback)

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A Brief History of Innkeeping in the 21st Century By Shawn Kerivan Cover Image


Into one of the premier ski and vacation destinations of the United States stepped author Shawn Kerivan and his wife, Chantal, when they opened their small B&B in Stowe, Vermont, in November of 2000. In this engaging and eclectic memoir, the author describes the challenges of running a small business, providing for a young family, and reconciling the dream of becoming a writer. A Brief History of Innkeeping in the 21st Century brings readers on an unexpected journey through the Green Mountains of Vermont as seen through the unusual lens of an artist-businessman and writer-innkeeper.

About the Author

Shawn Kerivan is the author of Name the Boy: Short Stories, the handbook/memoir Creative Writing in the Real World: A Reader for Writers, and the action/thriller novel Iago's Fool. With his wife wife, Chantal, he has owned and operated the Auberge de Stowe B&B in Stowe, Vermont, since 2000. He teaches writing and composition at the Community College of Vermont.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780692270257
ISBN-10: 0692270256
Publisher: Vermont Press
Publication Date: September 22nd, 2014
Pages: 352
Language: English