Monthly Archives: October 2012

Midtown Scholar hosts 3rd Annual Book Festival

The 3rd Annual Harrisburg Book Festival will be Nov. 9-11, 2012, at Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg.

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Two YDR staffers (attempt to) tackle NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, happens every November. The goal is to write 50,000 words of a novel by the end of the month. Two York Daily Record journalists will try to tackle this challenge.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Bravest Warriors’

Do you love three-time Emmy nominated “Adventure Time” by Pendleton Ward? He just created “Bravest Warriors” for Cartoon Hangover, and it is good!

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Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers announce November meeting

The Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers will meet Nov. 3, 2012, at the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library in Mechanicsburg to talk about social media.

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Local authors to sign copies of ‘Chocolate as Medicine’ in Hershey

Local authors Philip Wilson and Jeffrey Hurst will discuss and sign copies of “Chocolate as Medicine” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 4, 2012, at The Hershey Story.

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‘Garbology’ by Edward Humes

We make a lot of trash – more than we used to – amounting to 102 tons per person per lifetime. That’s a lot of stuff thrown away. And a huge portion of it is plastic. In “Garbology: Our Dirty … Continue reading

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Authors Kayla, Towanda Mckie to visit Midtown Scholar Bookstore Nov. 3

Local authors Towanda and Kayla Mckie will read from their book, “Addy Goes to Grandma’s House” Nov. 3, 2012, at Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg.

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Series Sunday: ‘Son’ by Lois Lowry

Many books in my book queue are waiting to be read, and a common theme among them is they’re all part of a series, trilogy or saga. Each Sunday, I’ll share a book from a series. You can read along … Continue reading

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Rick Santorum to hold several book signings in Pa.

Former Pa. Sen. Rick Santorum will visit Harrisburg and Lancaster on a Pennsylvania book tour Oct. 29-30, 2012, to promote “American Patriots: Answering the Call to Freedom.”

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Dover mom and son publish ‘Billy’s Bedtime Adventures’

Dover mother and son, Amanda Redwine and Kael Clugston, recently released a children’sbook titled “Billy’s Bedtime Adventures.”

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