Category Archives: E-books

L.J. Matarese weaves faith into fiction

One Thanksgiving morning, more than a decade ago, L.J. Matarese woke up with a sentence in her head: “Goodbye, mom and dad. I’ll miss you.” That sentence later became the first sentence of the first draft of Matarese’s manuscript for … Continue reading

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This weekend, I read my first e-book

Sarah Chain reflects on her experience the first time reading an e-book in this Jan. 5, 2013, post.

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Springettsbury Township author Tory Gates releases novel ‘Parasite Girls’

Springettsbury Township Tory Gates published his novel “Parasite Girls” through Smashwords Nov. 11, 2013.

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Review: Is Oyster worth it?

Christine Loman reviews what she likes and doesn’t like about Oyster, a new subscription-based reading service for e-books.

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Leg Up Farm founder Louis Castriota Jr. releases ‘Leg Up: The Courage to Dream’

Leg Up Farm founder and CEO Louis Castroita Jr. published “Leg Up: Courage to Dream” in July 2013. The book chronicles his journey in opening the therapy center in York County.

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Is Oyster the new Netflix for books?

Oyster, a mobile app that allows readers to borrow unlimited e-books for $9.95 a month, launched Sept. 5, 2013, leading some to call it Netflix for books.

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How to find the best book bargains in the York area

Member rewards programs, independent bookstores and library book sales all offer deals on books, if bargain hunters know where to look.

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Windsor Twp. author Donna Lee Comer publishes fourth book through CreateSpace

Windsor Township author Donna Lee Comer released her fourth book through CreateSpace, “Where Do I Belong?” in May 2013.

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Dr. Seuss classics to be released digitally

Fifteen of Dr. Seuss’ classic children’s books, including “The Cat in the Hat” and “Green Eggs and Ham,” will be released as e-books in fall 2013.

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Adams County author seeks entries for speculative take on Bible stories

Adams County poet and author Allen Taylor is seeking submissions for a digital anthology of speculative fiction based on Bible stories.

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