Monthly Archives: September 2014

Meet the author: Deb Lerew a.k.a. Leta Hawk

Franklin Township writer Deb Lerew, 45, recently released her book, “The Newbie: A Kyrie Carter Ghost Hunting Adventure.” “This book had its origins as fan fiction for the Syfy show Ghost Hunters. I love reading and writing both ghost stories … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Maze Runner’

The latest in a string of young-adult novels to be translated to the big screen, “The Maze Runner” feels the most like “The Hunger Games” than any YA dystopian tale this side of “Divergent.” The film, which sat atop the … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman’

I know what you are probably thinking: “This girl is reviewing yet another Wonder Woman comic?!” Yes, I am. It is because for the first time, Wonder Woman is getting similar recognition that Batman and Superman do, and that is … Continue reading

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Marathon reading of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’ set

Penn State York will host a marathon reading of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” starting at noon on Sept 25. The reading, in the Lee R. Glatfelter Library, will end when the book is completed, or about 7 p.m, … Continue reading

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Fifth edition of ‘Journal of York County Heritage’ to debut Sept. 28

The fifth edition of the Journal of York County Heritage, a publication of the York County Heritage Trust, will be premiering at a reception at 1 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Historical Society Museum, according to a news release. The … Continue reading

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On the Shelves: Kids’ books that tickle a funny bone

By Deb Sullivan On The Shelves Last night I saw a movie trailer on television that instantly grabbed me. I know this story, I thought…all of these crazy, terrible things happening to this kid and his family. And then the … Continue reading

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Meet the author: Zachary Zinn

West York resident Zachary Zinn self-published his book, “A Song for Swans” in 2012. He discussed his book via our local author web form. The book follows Landon Hughes, a teen who experienced the anguish of cancer at a young age, Zinn … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘Eat Pray Love’

I took my (admittedly late) summer vacation last week and figured I bring with me the book that most screamed “beach book” with me. My choice: “Eat Pray Love,” a story of a woman who goes on a yearlong trip of … Continue reading

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Dover native writes memoir on baking, resourcefulness

Florence Ditlow, 67, never thought she would receive such interesting feedback from readers after publishing her book, “The Bakery Girls,” in November 2011. “One woman (who wrote to me) grew up smelling sticky buns because she lived so close to … Continue reading

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Semi-annual Book Sale slated in Hellam Township

The Friends of the Kreutz Creek Valley Library will hold its semi-annual Book Sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Hellam Township Maintenance Building, across from the library at 45 Walnut Springs Rd. The Red Cross … Continue reading

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