Category Archives: Book news

York author publishes kids book that teaches fun lessons

The Adventures of Jonnie (A Rooftop Squirrel), a new book by Sandra D. (Marin) Reynolds-Herrell, has been released by RoseDog Books. This is a story written to help children learn and identify some of the dangers of life. It was … Continue reading

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Summer reading program kicks off May 30

York County Libraries and GO York! will launch the 2015 “Every Hero Has a Story | Go and Find your Hero!” summer program with an official kick-off.  The free event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 30 … Continue reading

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Northeastern High School plans night with authors

Northeastern High School is holding A Night with the Authors 6 to 8 p.m. May 18 in the high school library. Those attending will have a chance to meet the authors and buy books. The event includes light refreshments, readings, … Continue reading

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Hanover author pens Harlequin cowboy romance

Hanover native Heidi Hormel is a debut author with the June release of her Western romance “The Surgeon and the Cowgirl,” which was inspired by an Adams County therapeutic riding program. In “The Surgeon and the Cowgirl,” retired rodeo rider Jessie … Continue reading

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York County Libraries partner with Hoopla to offer free music, audiobooks

York County Libraries have partnered with Hoopla Digital to provide free online and mobile access to thousands of music albums, audiobooks, movies and TV programs. Patrons can download the free Hoopla mobile app on an Android or IOS device or … Continue reading

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Author Greg Pizzoli to visit Martin Library

Author Greg Pizzoli will visit Martin Library in York at 1:30 p.m. April 17. His book, “Number One Sam,” is this year’s book selection for One Book, Every Young Child. Celebrating its 10th year, this is a collaborative project to … Continue reading

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Pastor writes book of poetry

The Rev. E.J. Ross, who has served as pastor of Springwood Chapel in York Township for the past 21 years, has released a new poetry book, “Glory Wrought.” In “Glory Wrought,” Ross shares his most intimate expressions of pain, praise, joy … Continue reading

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Martin Library’s Celebrity Auction March 22

Collectible items from television and movie stars, athletes and authors will be on the auction block March 22 at Martin Library’s 18th annual Celebrity Auction. Preview begins at noon with bidding at 1 p.m. in the Quiet Reading Room of … 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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