Beale, William ( - 1966)

Genre: Children's Literature, General Fiction

Will Beale was born and raised in Eastport, ME. He was an accomplished violinist who traveled and did concert work for many years. He then tried his hand at the fish canning industry, attempting to package fish products in glass, with moderate success. He also had a successful insurance and real estate business. He wrote children's books and short stories which were published in Everybody's American and Good Housekeeping, some of his westerns were made into films.

Selected Bibliography

  • Frontier Of The Deep: A Tale Of The Great Northeast (1925)
  • Who Eat Up My People? (1949)
  • Binky (1954)
  • Seapiece: The Story of a Maine Boy (1966)

Selected Resources