Long before the appearance of "Boardwalk Empire," many authors set their stories against a South Jersey backdrop. See how many look familiar and how many you should add to your reading list!
Once upon a time, you didn't have to wait in line at the grocery store to get some fresh seafood. Clams lay just beneath the sand at the Jersey shore, ready for the taking. It's obvious that these folks, who came prepared with all their own tools, were practiced at the art of digging and probably enjoyed a hearty feast at the end of the day.