Category Archives: Author visit

Fantasy author, 15, to raise funds for “Mission of Hope” in Haiti charity

Meredith Shaw had a vivid dream. When she told her mother, Jennifer, about her dream, her mother advised her to write it down. At 12, Shaw had the prologue to a fantasy novel. “My parents were shocked,” she said. At … Continue reading

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Local author Mike Harris to sign books in York, Gettysburg

Local author Mike Harris will sign books from 12 to 2 p.m. Aug. 10 at Irvin’s Books in West Manchester Township and at 3 p.m. Aug. 16 at Pages of the Past in Gettysburg. Here’s a synopsis of his new … Continue reading

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Author Carl Alves to sign book at Irvin’s Book Store

Author Carl Alves will be taking part in a local author signing event from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 2 at Irvin’s Book Store in West Manchester Township. He will be signing his newest novel, “Reconquest: Mother Earth.” Learn more … Continue reading

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Katye Clark to sign books at Lotus Moon Yoga

Local author Katye Clark will sign her books, “Into the Light” and “Conscious Construction of the Soul” from 5 to 9 p.m. Aug. 1 at Lotus Moon Yoga, 36 N. Beaver St., York. The studio will also offer henna art … Continue reading

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Adams County author C. James Gilbert Jr. talks about creating characters for ‘A Darker Shade of Freedom’

By Sarah Chain For the Daily Record/Sunday News If you asked C. James Gilbert Jr. what he likes best about writing, he’d tell you about his characters. Specifically, he might tell you about James Langdon, the son of a cotton … Continue reading

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Book signing ‘Gettysburg: The Story of the Battle with Maps’ at Pages of the Past Bookstore

Editors M. David Detweiler and David Reisch will lecture and sign copies of their newest Gettysburg title at 6:30 p.m. July 1 at the Pages of the Past Bookstore, 13 Baltimore Street in Gettysburg, according to a news release. The … Continue reading

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Author and historian Sue Allan to speak in Lancaster in August

Society of Mayflower Descendants in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will be hosting Sue Allan, author of “In Search of Scrooby Manor,” at 11 a.m. August 23 at DoubleTree by Hilton, 2400 Willow Street Pike, Lancaster. Sue Allan will give a … Continue reading

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Lancaster Civil War Round Table to host author Thomas A. Bogar as a speaker

The Lancaster Civil War Round Table will welcome author Thomas A. Bogar as their speaker at 7 p.m. June 12 at Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road. Bogar will speak on his recent book “Backstage at the Lincoln Assassination: … Continue reading

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Group of authors to sign books Saturday, June 14

Karen Rose Smith,  Natalie Damschroder, Mark Nesbitt, Matt Swayne and Steven Zorbaush will be signing books from noon to 2 p.m. June 14 at Irvin’s Books, 2159 White Street, West Manchester Township. Refreshments will be served. If you’re a local author, … Continue reading

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The Gettysburg Review to host author readings in June

The Gettysburg Review will host a series of readings at Gettysburg College June 5 to 7. The readings will be at 8 p.m. at Breidenbaugh Hall’s Joseph Theater at the intersection of North Washington St. and West Lincoln Ave. Chief … Continue reading

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