Monthly Archives: November 2012

From Page to Projector: ‘Life of Pi’

Dan Rorabaugh reviews the book and recently released film versions of ‘Life of Pi.’

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Mechanicsburg author Carl Alves releases ‘Blood Street’

Mechanicsburg author released “Blood Street” in paperback Nov. 24, 2012, and will celebrate with a book signing at Dimension X Comics Dec. 8, 2012.

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Recently released: ‘Antifragile’ by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Bethany Fehlinger previews “Antifragile: Things That Gain From Disorder” by Nassim Nicholas Taleb in this Nov. 29, 2012, post.

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NaNoWriMo: The end nears

The end of NaNoWriMo is almost here, but Caryn Rupert and Bethany Fehlinger are struggling to keep their word count up. Is this the end?

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘AEIOU: Any Easy Intimacy’

Think back to your high school and college days, when meeting a boy or girl was always an awkward dance between two people. That is what artist Jeffrey Brown chronicles in his many comic books, including “AEIOU: Any Easy Intimacy.”

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New York Times releases 100 Notable Books of 2012

The New York Times releases its 100 Notable Books of 2012 in this Nov. 27, 2012, post.

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Author Scott Weidensaul to speak on ‘The First Frontier’ at Dillsburg Library

Local author Scott Weidensaul will speak on “The First Frontier” at Dillsburg Area Public Library Dec. 4, 2012.

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Brown’s Orchards releases cookbook, will sign copies

Brown’s Orchards and Farm Market releases “Orchard to Table” and will hold a book signing with the Browns 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 1 and Dec. 8, 2012.

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Guthrie Memorial Library, Penn State York partner to offer classes

Guthrie Memorial Library in Hanover and Penn State York are partnering to offer dual enrollment classes for high school students and adult learners.

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