Vicki Shearer

Travel Writer


Author Vicki Shearer


Victoria Shearer, long time resident of Duck Key and co-author of Insiders' Guide to the Florida Keys and Key West, has a number of book, newspaper and magazine writing credits to her name.


The Florida Keys Cookbook : Recipes and Foodways of Paradise by Duck Key writer, Victoria Shearer, is available from Amazon. Portion of review below:

"Within these pages expert author Victoria Shearer combines terrific recipes with evocative stories and nostalgic period photographs to convey the Keys' unusual and fascinating local lore alongside recipes showcasing its robust culinary heritage."

Vicki acknowledges the help of a number of Duck Key residents - Mary Moccia, Adam Mink, Pat Key, Frank Afshari, Louise Skidmore, Grace Beacham, Rose Adams, Anna Lockwood, Jeanne Lyon, Betsy Conrad, Beverly Gottschalk, Dick Adler and the Ladies of Club Duck Key.

Co-author Insiders' Guide to the Florida Keys and Key West, now in
10th edition, 2005.

Author Walking Places in New England, published spring 2001.


Frequent contributor to:

Asbury Park Press
St. Petersburg Times
Providence Journal

Travel Features have also appeared in:

Yankee Magazine's Travel Guide to New England (Spring/Summer 2001)
Boston Globe
New York Newsday,
Chicago Sun Times
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Washington Post
Grand Rapids Press
Buffalo News
Kansas City Star
Rocky Mountain News
Los Angeles Times
San Jose Mercury News
Honeymoon Magazine
Palm Beach Illustrated Magazine
New England Booming
Parents' Paper
Florida Keys Keynoter

Member of Society of American Travel Writers (SATW)


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