Author Archives: Sarah Chain

About Sarah Chain

I'm an avid reader and book lover living and working in downtown York. Follow me on Twitter at @sarahEchain.

York County Libraries applies for $20K YorIt grant for STEM Center at Martin Library

York County Libraries submitted a video proposal for a STEM center at Martin Library for the 2014 YorIt Social Venture grant in York, Pa.

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Hallam author Stephanie Giese founds writers’, bloggers’ conference

Hallam author and blogger Stephanie Giese founded the BlogU Conference, to be held June 6-8, 2014, in Baltimore for blogger, writers, women and moms.

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Springettsbury Twp. author Chrissi Hart writes third children’s book

Springettsbury Township author Chrissi Hart will release her third children’s book, “The Legend of the Cross,” Feb. 2, 2014.

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York JCC to host book signing with Holly Metzger

York Jewish Community Center youth fitness director Holly Metzger will sign copies of her children’s book “Tryouts” Feb. 9, 2014, at the York JCC in York, Pa.

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The Rev. Christopher Rodkey releases book of sermons, ‘Too Good to Be True’

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ pastor the Rev. Christopher Rodkey will release “Too Good to Be True: Radical Christian Preaching, Year A” through Christian Alternative Feb. 28, 2014.

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Martin Library to host fantasy spring training for baseball enthusiasts

Martin Library in York, Pa., will host Paul White and Brent Hershey Feb. 8, 2014, for its 23rd annual Fantasy Spring Training.

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Lancaster County Joel Moore author pens Civil War series, ‘Journey Into Darkness’

Lancaster County Joel Arthur Moore penned the Journey Into Darkness series about a teen boy who follows his father into the Civil War.

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Hopewell Twp. author Marilynn Larew releases thriller ‘The Spider Catchers’

Hopewell Township author Marilynn Larew released the thriller “The Spider Catchers” in October 2013.

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Friday Five: Reads of romance gone wrong

Sarah Chain looks at five novels where romance takes a turn for the dark side in this Jan. 31, 2014, post.

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Meet Paul Smith Library’s new director, Megan Good Carrington

Paul Smith Library of Southern York County’s new director, Megan Good Carrington, answers a Q&A in this Jan. 31, 2014, post.

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