PHOTOS AND MAPS
"The Lodge does feel like a real place in my head. It's based on a few hotels I've known, probably most closely on two establishments on Shelter Island, NY, where I spent my childhood summers. Like anything in fiction, you take a little seed of something real, and then it grows in your mind into something else entirely." --Thisbe, from an interview with Library Journal
Click on the links below to view a selection of Thisbe's photos from Shelter Island, or the maps of Osprey Island that she sketched.