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Children’s author releases book for writers

Name: Anthony D. Fredericks Age: 68 Lives in: Dover Occupation: Professor of Education, York College Family: Wife, Phyllis Disher Fredericks; children, Rebecca (lives in England) and Jonathan (lives in Colorado).  Oh, and the cat’s name is Tubby. Hobbies: Writing, hiking, … Continue reading

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Follow the Reading Rainbow this weekend

Kids and their families are encouraged to follow the Reading Rainbow to York College this Saturday, October 10th to see children’s author Kim Norman.  Known for her  books ”Crocodaddy,” “Puddle Pug,” “Ten on the Sled” and more,  Norman will kick … Continue reading

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What will be the next popular children’s book?

By Abbey Zelko azelko@ydr.com @AbbeyZelko13 on Twitter Clifford the Big Red Dog. The giant, but lovable character is a hard one to forget. His silly stories of going to the circus, his first day of school, his first Christmas and … Continue reading

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Local author promotes recent published work

Name : Marilyn Jennerjohn Age : 75 Lives_in : York Township Occupation : Retired educator Family : Married with two children Hobbies : weeding and singing, not necessarily at the same time Name of book : Education, Assholes and Orgasmic … Continue reading

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York Rescue Mission hosts fall book sale Sept. 18, 19

An “Insiders Tour” of The York Rescue Mission’s Fall Book Sale will be held Thursday, September 17th between 2 pm and 6 pm at the Fellowship Hall of York Alliance Church, 501 Rathton Road, York, PA. Come join us and see how through the years, … Continue reading

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York native returns for book event

Name: David Kennedy Lives in: Phoenix, From York, Pa Name of book: A Vicious Cycle: Escaping the Beast Within Release date: 02/25/2014 Published with: Lightswitch Press Where to purchase: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Ingram and Taylor Synopsis: Before conception Devon … Continue reading

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One Book, One Community organizers seek public votes for the 2016 book title

One Book One Community organizers are once again asking the public to vote for next year’s One Book, One Community book selection!  The public vote initiative is a way to promote community involvement in the selection of the title, rather … Continue reading

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‘Being Mortal’ brings end of life issues to light

Have you read this year’s A Summer Read, “Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End” by Atul Gawande? Through this book, Dr. Gawande challenges the reader to “consider how we want to die, how we want our loved … Continue reading

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York Suburban grad releases southern cookbook

Chef Irv Miller, a 1973 alumni of York Suburban High School, released his first cookbook, “Panhandle to Pan: Recipes and Stories of Florida’s New Redneck Riviera” published by Globe Pequot Press. Jackson’s Steakhouse will host an official launch party and book … Continue reading

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