Monthly Archives: February 2014

BAM bestsellers for week ending Feb. 23

Best-sellers as reported by Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week ending Feb 23.   1. “Fault in our Stars,” by John Green 2. “Boxed Once Piece V01-V23,” by Oda Eichiro 3. “Walking Dead Compendium V01,” by Robert Kirkman 4. … Continue reading

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Friends of Kreutz Creek Valley Library to host used book sale Mar. 14

Thousands of used books will be for sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mar. 14 and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mar. 15 at Flinchbaugh’s Orchard and Farm Market, 110 Ducktown Rd., Hellam. The sale will be hosted by … Continue reading

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Red Land Community Library to host book sale March 1, 3-8

The Red Land Community Library, 48 Robin Hood Drive, Etters, will host a used book sale 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 1 and March 3-8 during regular library hours. Gently used CDs and DVDs will also be for sale. … Continue reading

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The Triangle expands features, invites suggestions

After nearly a year of regular publication, The Triangle is expanding the features on its website and is asking for your feedback. The site that endeavors to promote all things literary in the “triangle” formed by the cities of York, … Continue reading

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Renowned poet Thomas Sayers Ellis to speak at York College 7 p.m. March 13

Poet, photographer, professor and York College writer-in-residence Thomas Sayers Ellis will discuss his work 7 p.m. Mar. 13 in DeMeester Recital Hall, Evelyn and Earle Wolf Hall. From a press release: A literary activist and innovator in the poetry community, … Continue reading

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American Life in Poetry, no. 466

by Ted Kooser Li-Young Lee is an important American poet of Chinese parentage who lives in Chicago. Much of his poetry is marked by unabashed tenderness, and this poem is a good example of that.

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Book Review: ‘The Invention of Wings’ by Sue Monk Kidd

I admit it. I like Oprah. I didn’t know that was such an odd thing until I started reading Oprah’s latest Oprah 2.0 book selection ‘The Invention of Wings’ by Sue Monk Kidd, but apparently over the years of her … Continue reading

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Paul Smith Library to host book-writing workshops March 6 and 8

The Paul Smith Library is offering area writers a chance to develop characters and refine plots at three Year of the Book writing workshops. Participants who are working on books can choose between sessions held 2 to 4 p.m. or … Continue reading

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‘The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates’ by Wes Moore

Wes Moore had just been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship when he read about a robbery and murder in Baltimore. One of the men caught and accused in the crime was named Wes Moore. The two men were the same age … Continue reading

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NYT bestselling author to speak at Harrisburg’s PawsAbilities March 9

The author of the New York Times bestselling book “Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him,” Luis Montalván, will speak 11 a.m. March 9 at the PawsAbilities event in the Keystone Conference Center at the PA Farm … Continue reading

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