McDonald, John (1945? - )

Genre: General Fiction

John McDonald was born in Rhode Island (his father was a Mainer) but moved to and grew up in Tenants Harbor. He lives in South Paris.

He is a well-known Maine humorist and story-teller who has had a weekly newspaper column and radio show highlighting his Maine-style humor.

He is executive director of the Maine Storyteller's Festival.


  • The Maine Dictionary (2000)
  • A Moose and a Lobster Walk Into a Bar-- (2002)
  • Down the Road a Piece : a Storyteller's Guide to Maine (2005)
  • John McDonald's Maine trivia: A Useful Guide to Useless Information (2012)

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