Update: Dec. 19, 2012
"General Hospital" explores the book publishing angle further. The mother finds the girl's revised book manuscript and objects to all the sex; but the girl says that the publisher added it to make the book sell. The title was changed from "Love in Maine" to "Lust in Maine", with the help of Stephen King.
Wikipedia attribution link for Lake on Mt. Katahdin, ME: I climbed this far in July 1974 and encountered a peaceful black bear on the trail.