Category Archives: Local author

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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Hearts & Minds owner edits book for graduates

Byron Borger, owner of Hearts & Minds bookstore in Dallastown, has edited the book “Serious Dreams: Bold Ideas for the Rest of Your Life.” The book, published by Square Halo Books of Lancaster, is a collection of graduation speeches from … 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 author pens Orioles book

Dan Connolly, sports writer for The Baltimore Sun and former York Daily Record staffer, will read excerpts of his book, “101 Things Orioles Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die,” from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Hearts & Minds … Continue reading

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Solomon Screech Owl returns in second book

Name: Beth Lancione Age: 64 Lives in: Newberry Occupation: Author Family: Yes Hobbies: Travel Name of book: “Solomon Screech Owl Goes to the Galapogos” Release date: Dec. 22, 2014 Published through: Sunbury Press Buy: Sunbury Press or Amazon Synopsis: In the … 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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Hearts and Minds Bookstore hosting local author

Hearts & Minds Bookstore, 234 E. Main St., Dallastown, will host a celebration of the newly released books by local United Methodist pastor, the Rev. Dr. Kenneth M. Loyer, at 7 p.m. Dec. 9. Loyer will read excerpts of his … Continue reading

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Author Harold Holzer to sign books in Gettysburg on Nov. 15

Author Harold Holzer will be at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center from 3 to 3:45 p.m. Nov. 15. He will be signing his new book, “Lincoln and the Power of the Press: the War for Public … Continue reading

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Meet the author: Susan Lapp-Mellott

Susan Lapp-Mellott, a 66-year-old retiree, recently released her book, “White to Black – With Many Shades in Between.” “Back in 2006 I was very close to death and I needed to write down all the blessings and joys I’d experienced … Continue reading

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