Category Archives: Travel

Meet the Author: Don Gogniat

Don Gogniat, 68, of Spring Garden Township recently released his travel book, “Crossroads: Becoming a Geographer, Ten Joyful Travel Tips that will change the way you see your world.” “First and foremost, Crossroads is a ‘how to travel’ book.  Its … Continue reading

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Review: ‘The Singular Pilgrim’ by Rosemary Mahoney

I don’t read large books, because it takes me forever to even finish reading one book. But there was a particular reason I picked up this 400-page beast by Rosemary Mahoney: I have been struggling with my spirituality. “The Singular … Continue reading

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York Twp. writer Tammy Winand pens stories of exiled Tibetans in ‘Everyday Exile’

York Township writer Tammy Winand tells the stories of Tibetan refugees in “Everyday Exile: Life in the Tibetan Settlements of India and Nepal.”

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Central York School District to sponsor bus trip to National Book Festival

The Central York School District Wellness Committee will sponsor a bus trip to the 2013 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C, Sept. 21, 2013.

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‘Saving Fish from Drowning’ by Amy Tan

I have really enjoyed previous books I’ve read by Amy Tan. She weaves together generations and cultures and always teaches me so much about China and Chinese Americans. But this book, her latest, disappointed me. I think the premise just … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘TransAtlantic’ by Colum McCann

FlipSide entertainment reporter Erin McCracken previews “TransAtlantic” by Colum McCann in this June 6, 2013, post.

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Author Don Gogniat to speak on ‘Toothbrush People’ at York JCC

Former Penn State York CEO and author Don Gogniat, author of “Toothbrush People,” will join Semester at Sea participants for a brunch at York JCC Jan. 13, 2012.

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‘Londoners’ by Craig Taylor

Like Studs Terkel and others before him, Craig Taylor has discovered that all people have interesting stories and when you put them together, you can get a wonderful view of a time or place – and the people in it. … Continue reading

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‘Toothbrush People’ shows impact of international travel

The former CEO of Penn State York, Don Gogniat, compiled memories of Semester at Sea students into a book.

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‘Pennsylvania Wine’ chronicles state’s history

Journalists Hudson Cattell and Linda Jones McKee release “Pennsylvania Wine: A History.”

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