Monthly Archives: February 2015

Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1952’

Mike Mignola‘s latest series takes a look at the early career of his beloved character, Hellboy. “Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1952” takes place eight years after Professor Trevor Bruttenholm found Hellboy. In that time, Hellboy has grown to the size … Continue reading

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Meet local author Rachel Walter

Name: Rachel Walter Age: 28 Lives in: York Family: Husband, three step-children, one daughter Hobbies: Reading and collecting coffee mugs Book title: “Pucked” Release date: Feb. 10, 2015 Published through: Self published Where to purchase: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo … Continue reading

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One Book, One Community: Orphan Train events

Here are some upcoming activities relating to the 2015 One Book, One Community pick, “Orphan Train” by Christina Baker Kline. Adult Book Discussion Group: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, Kaltreider Benfer Library Adult Book Discussion: 1 p.m.  Feb. 12, Kreutz Creek Valley Library Center The … Continue reading

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ALA announces Newbery, Caldecott and Printz awards

The American Library Assn. announced the winners of its slate of book prizes, including the Newbery, Caldecott and Printz awards, at its annual meeting Monday.   The John Newbery Medal for outstanding contribution to children’s literature went to Kwame Alexander’s … Continue reading

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