Category Archives: Book Clubs

Paul Smith Library, Cara Achterberg to host ‘The Happiness Project’ book discussions

Paul Smith Library of Southern York County will host three discussions on Gretchen Rubin’s “The Happiness Project,” led by New Freedom writer Cara Achterberg.

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Shrewsbury Twp. blogger Cara Achterberg begins online book club

Shrewsbury Township blogger Cara Achterberg will begin an online book club in May through her organic living blog “Kid Friendly Organic Life.”

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Dillsburg mom Tiffany Dickerson starts Sydney’s Book Club for young kids

Dillsburg mom Tiffany Dickerson started Sydney’s Book Club, which meets every other week at Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg, to encourage a love for reading for kids 3 to 5 years old.

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Goodreads.com promotes online community, book clubs

The New York Times highlights the community aspect of Goodreads.com, which hosts about 20,000 online book clubs.

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Midtown Scholar begins book club for middle school students

Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg will offer a Middle School Book Club beginning 1 p.m. Jan. 12, 2013.

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‘The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry’ by Rachel Joyce

Read a review of Rachel Joyce’s “The Unlikely Pilgramage of Harold Frye.”

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My boss Kate and I have similar tastes in books. We each have experience as cops reporters, and that kind of┬ácamaraderie has shown through in many of our interests — including, literature. We swap book suggestions and she cringes when … Continue reading

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Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers to meet

Calling all current romance writers and interested new members: The Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers will meet 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library, 16 N. Walnut St., Mechanicsburg. Each month, the group … Continue reading

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Have you read this one yet?

My senior year in high school, I sat next to my class valedictorian. For the twenty minutes before A.P. English started (who really listens to the announcements anyways?) we would share breakfast and talk books. It was somewhere halfway through … Continue reading

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York County book news

Fantasy spring training at Martin Library Spend an afternoon talking baseball with Paul White and Ron Shandler at Fantasy Spring Training, 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 11 at Martin Library, 159 E. Market St., York. White is the editor of … Continue reading

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