Category Archives: Coming soon

Dover author rises above adversity, finds happiness in writing

Elaine Foust’s three children are glad their mother is finding ways to make her life better. In 1991, Foust, then 39, was a single mother, raising 3 children on her own and graduating from York College with a degree in … Continue reading

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On the Shelves: ‘One Book, Your Vote’ underway until Aug. 31

By Deb Sullivan York County Libraries What do you want to read and discuss in early 2015? That’s what One Book, One Community organizers want to know as they put their top five picks to a public vote this month. … Continue reading

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Megan Erickson returns with ‘Make It Count’

by Sarah Chain, for Book Buzz When Megan Erickson began writing her newest novel, she didn’t set out to write something funny. A scene just popped into her head – a girl, sitting in a college library, zoning out as … Continue reading

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Cartoonist, illustrator Mimi Pond to lecture at York College March 31

York College will host professional cartoonist and illustrator Mimi Pond for a lecture 3 p.m. Monday, March 31, in the Cora Miller Gallery of Wolf Hall at York College of PA, 441 Country Club Rd., York. The author and illustrator of … Continue reading

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Farming more than vegetables in central Pa.: Review of Arlo Crawford’s ‘A Farm Dies Once a Year’

I picked up the publisher’s advance copy of Arlo Crawford’s “A Farm Dies Once a Year” from the review pile here at the YDR because I adore two things: vegetables and a good memoir. The book jacket said this was … Continue reading

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Springettsbury Twp. author Chrissi Hart writes third children’s book

Springettsbury Township author Chrissi Hart will release her third children’s book, “The Legend of the Cross,” Feb. 2, 2014.

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The Rev. Christopher Rodkey releases book of sermons, ‘Too Good to Be True’

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ pastor the Rev. Christopher Rodkey will release “Too Good to Be True: Radical Christian Preaching, Year A” through Christian Alternative Feb. 28, 2014.

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East Manchester Twp. author Georgia Shaffer focuses on relationships in new book

East Manchester Township author Georgia Shaffer will release “Avoiding the 12 Relationship Mistakes Women Make” on Feb. 1, 2014.

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Friday Five: Reads to look forward to in January

Book Buzz kicks off 2014 with a new series, Friday Five. In this Jan. 3, 2014, post, five reads we’re looking forward to in January.

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York authors Laura Bretz, Kirk Allmond sign with Permuted Press

York authors Laura Bretz and Kirk Allmond sign with Permuted Press for their “What Zombies Fear” series and other titles.

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