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Collinsville Community Library’s book sale happening this weekend

The Friends of Collinsville Community Library’s Annual Spring Book Sale will be 1 to 8 p.m. March 20, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 21 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 22. There will be a two-for-one sale and “two … Continue reading

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BAM best-sellers for the week of Feb. 16

Best-sellers as reported by Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week ended Feb. 9: 1.       “Fault In Our Stars” by John Green 2.       “Insurgent” by Veronica Roth 3.       “Sycamore Row” by … Continue reading

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What are you reading on this snowy day?

A snow day is the perfect day to stay in and read a good book. I want to know what you’re reading! Submit a photo of you reading a book to cshaffer@ydr.com or tweet your reading selfie to @ydrbooks. You … Continue reading

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Scott Mingus Sr. to speak on Confederate general at York County Civil War Roundtable

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. will speak on Confederate Gen. William “Extra Billy” Smith at the October York County Civil War Roundtable Oct. 16, 2013.

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Tragedy at Lancaster County Amish school spawns book with inspiring message

“One Light Still Shines” by Marie Monville tells of the aftermath of the West Nickel Mines School shooting in 2006.

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Did you write a book? Tell us about it!

Book Buzz welcomes York-area authors to submit details on their latest books through our new author submission form at www.yorkblog.com/books.

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Mechanicsburg author takes social issues to space
in ‘Jake’s Law’

Will Coleman said he almost didn’t graduate high school because of English class. Now, Coleman is the author of the science fiction book “Jake’s Law.”

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Watch new ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ trailer

Watch a new trailer for “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” which arrives in theaters Nov. 22, 2013.

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‘Harry Potter’ actor Richard Griffiths dies

British actor Richard Griffiths, who played Harry Potter’s Uncle Vernon in the films, died March 28, 2013.

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Lemoyne author Erik Fasick releases book on Tropical Storm Agnes

Lemoyne author Eric Fasick released “Tropical Storm Agnes in Greater Harrisburg” in February 2013. He’ll sign copies of the photo-heavy book March 27, 2013, at the Historical Society of Dauphin County.

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