Category Archives: Recommended

The Gettysburg Review to host author readings in June

The Gettysburg Review will host a series of readings at Gettysburg College June 5 to 7. The readings will be at 8 p.m. at Breidenbaugh Hall’s Joseph Theater at the intersection of North Washington St. and West Lincoln Ave. Chief … Continue reading

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‘The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates’ by Wes Moore

Wes Moore had just been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship when he read about a robbery and murder in Baltimore. One of the men caught and accused in the crime was named Wes Moore. The two men were the same age … Continue reading

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‘Tune In’ by Mark Lewisohn

This book, a long, detailed look at the Beatles’ early years, would best be appreciated by Beatles fans. But non-fans shouldn’t overlook it because it gives us every detail and lots of new information about these four men from Liverpool, … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness’ by Susannah Cahalan

Dallastown resident and former Red Lion Area High School English teacher Rebecca Thiegs reviews “Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness” by Susannah Cahalan in this Jan. 28, 2013, post.

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Review: ‘The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion’ by Fannie Flagg

Teresa Cook reviews “The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion” by Fannie Flagg in this Jan. 18, 2014, post.

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Friday Five: Books I’d re-read in a heartbeat

In this Friday Five post for Jan. 10, 2014, Sarah Chain reflects on five books she’d re-read in a heartbeat.

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Books to recharge your New Year’s resolutions and personal revolutions

Dallastown resident and former Red Lion Area High School English teacher Rebecca Thiegs shares reading suggestions to help you keep your New Year’s resolutions for 2014.

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My daughter’s top 10 favorite books of all time (so far)

Dallastown resident and former Red Lion Area High School English teacher Rebecca Thiegs lists ten favorite reads of her 9-year-old daugher, Raina, in this Dec. 24, 2013, post.

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Review: ‘From the Kitchen of Half Truth’ by Maria Goodin

Teresa Cook reviews “From the Kitchen of Half-Truth” by Maria Goodin in this Dec. 20, 2013, post.

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Review: ‘A House in the Sky’ by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

Dallastown resident and former Red Lion Area High School English teacher Rebecca Thiegs reviews “A House in the Sky” by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett in this Dec. 10, 2013, post.

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