Category Archives: True crime

Brad Bumsted’s ‘Keystone Corruption’ dives into Pennsylvania politics

Brad Bumsted, Capitol reporter and author of “Keystone Corruption: A Pennsylvania Insider’s View of A State Gone Wrong,” will sign books at Irvin’s Books Dec. 21, 2013.

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York author Julie Ann Mally chronicles her family’s life in the mob

York author Julie Ann Mally worked with her mother to write the biography “The Mobster’s Daughter,” released in October 2013.

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Spring Garden Twp. author Joseph Cress releases ‘Hidden History of Cumberland County’

Spring Garden Township author Joseph David Cress released “Hidden History of Cumberland County” through the History Press this month.

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Recently released: ‘The Good Nurse’ by Charles Graeber

Bethany Fehlinger previews “The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness and Murder” by Charles Graeber in this April 18, 2013, post.

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Recently released: ‘Killing Kennedy’ by Bill O’Reilly

Flipside’s Bethany Fehlinger previews “Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot” by Bill O’Reilly.

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Accomac murder makes for ‘really interesting story’

Windsor Township author Mike Maloney releases “Across the River: Murder at Accomac,” about the 1881 murder of Emily Myers.

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Spring Garden author releases ‘Wicked Carlisle’

Spring Garden Township author Joseph David Cress releases “Wicked Carlisle,” a history of true crimes that happened in Carlisle, PA.

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Recently released: ‘Bring Up the Bodies’

Entertainment reporter Erin McCracken previews a recently released book. Dive in! Novel delves into Tudor history Hilary Mantel’s historical novel “Wolf Hall” won the 2009 Man Booker Prize for fiction. The story followed Henry VIII’s right-hand man Thomas Cromwell as … Continue reading

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Crime book with local ties

“Caught in the Act” by Jeanie McDonough and Paul Lonardo, a true crime book about serial killer Adam Leroy Lane, was released last week. The book recounts the attacks on two Pennsylvania women, including Conewago Township resident Patricia Brooks, who … Continue reading

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Warm up winter with a good book

The Mason-Dixon Public Library in Stewartstown will hold a two-day “Winter Used Book Sale” on Feb. 4 and 5. The sale, held in the back room of the library at 250 Bailey Drive in Stewartstown will be from 10 a.m. … Continue reading

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