Category Archives: Book stores

Three authors to sign books July 19 at Irvin’s Books

Three authors will hold book signings from noon to 2 p.m. July 19 at Irvin’s Books, 2159 White Street, West York. Matt Swayne, Rachel Walter and Buffy Andrews will be signing books at that time. For details, call 717-843-2947 or … 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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“to linger on hot coals” and other poetry that addresses grief

Writers Paige Cole and Catherine Bayly will be joined by Angie Yingst and Devany LeDrew from 2 to 4 p.m. June 28 for a free event at Midtown Scholar Bookstore, according to a news release.   The writers, who contributed to … Continue reading

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Find a “Fiercely Independent” bookstore near you

The 2014 edition of Pennsylvania’s “Fiercely Independent” Booksellers (formerly Pennsylvania Used & Antiquarian Booksellers’ Directory) has been released. Independent new and used bookstores throughout the state are listed in an easy-to-read format and organized by region. The directory contains descriptions … Continue reading

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York County educator releases new novel, “Casting the First Stone”

Having spent 27 years as an educator, Lisa Lawmaster Hess often heard her colleagues joke about writing a book. Now, two years after declaring her intent to retire early, Hess is celebrating the release of her first novel, “Casting the First Stone.” … 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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Local author Buffy Andrews will sign books May 24 at Irvin’s Book Store

Manchester Township author Buffy Andrews will sign her newest book, “The Lion Awakens,” noon to 2 p.m. May 24 at Irvin’s Book Store, 2159 White St., in West Manchester Township. “The Lion Awakens” is an action-packed young adult fantasy that … Continue reading

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Duggar family to promote daughters’ book at Harrisburg Barnes and Noble March 12

The Duggar family of TLC’s “19 Kids and Counting” will be in the area Wednesday to promote the release of their daughters’ book and the upcoming eighth season of their show. The four eldest Duggar daughters have co-written a book … Continue reading

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BAM best-sellers for the week of Feb. 16

Best-sellers as reported by Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week ended Feb. 9: 1.       “Fault In Our Stars” by John Green 2.       “Insurgent” by Veronica Roth 3.       “Sycamore Row” by … Continue reading

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