Monthly Archives: January 2013

Recently released: ‘Jujitsu Rabbi and the Godless Blonde’

FlipSide entertainment reporter Erin McCracken previews “Jujitsu Rabbi and the Godless Blonde” by Rebecca Dana in this Jan. 31, 2013, post.

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DVD available at York County libraries for parents, teachers of students who stutter

“Stuttering: Straight Talk for Teachers” is now available on DVD at three York County libraries.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Threshold Presents’

Do you know what it feels like to be hunted? A renegade Green Lantern and many other DC Universe superheroes are stuck on Tolerance, a planet that does not have any of that.

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Win a copy of ‘Bead Bugs’ from Red Lion’s Amy Kopperude

Win a copy of “Bead Bugs” by Red Lion author Amy Kopperude, through this Goodreads book giveaway that ends Feb. 4, 2013.

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‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time’ by Mark Haddon

The narrator of this story is an unusual person with a very different perspective on life and that is what makes the book so interesting. Christopher is a teenager with autism who is brilliant in mathematics, but who is afraid … Continue reading

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York County Libraries announces next Money School sessions

York County Libraries will hold Money School sessions Feb. 2, March 9 and April 13 at three locations.

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ALA announces 2013 Youth Media Award winners

The American Library Association announces the winners for the 2013 Youth Media Awards Jan. 28, 2013.

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Martin Library presents fantasy baseball spring training

Martin Library in downtowk York will offer a session on fantasy baseball spring training from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 9, 2013.

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Series Sunday: ‘City of Ashes’

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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Win tickets to DreamWrights’ ‘Peter Pan and Wendy’

Book Buzz offers the chance to win three tickets to DreamWrights’ showing of “Peter Pan and Wendy,” running Feb. 8-24, 2013. Deadline is 11:59 p.m., Feb. 3.

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