Tag Archives: children’s books

From Page to Projector: ‘Matilda’

Roald Dahl’s classic children’s books have been translated to the big screen several times. We’ve taken a look at “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and “James and the Giant Peach” in this space previously. This week, with the kids headed … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘How To Train Your Dragon’

I’ll always remember 2010 as a killer year for animated movies. “Despicable Me” was charming and fun, “Tangled” issued in a new era of Disney cartoons (setting the path for “Frozen” to take over the Internet), and “Megamind” was an … Continue reading

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Kids’ review: “The Story of Solomon Screech Owl” by Beth Lancione

In the mountain of books Stacia and I receive for review, we get a handful of children’s books. I gave one of the books, “The Story of Solomon Screech Owl,” to co-worker Matt Anderson to take home and read to … Continue reading

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York JCC to host book signing with Holly Metzger

York Jewish Community Center youth fitness director Holly Metzger will sign copies of her children’s book “Tryouts” Feb. 9, 2014, at the York JCC in York, Pa.

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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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West Manchester Twp. author Dan Beard releases ‘Santa’s Magic Bootprints’

West Manchester Township author Dan Beard recently released “Santa’s Magic Bootprints,” and will hold a book signing at Irvin’s Nov. 30, 2013.

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Kathleen Pennell to sign copies of ‘Pony Investigators’ series at Tackroom Treasures

Lancaster resident Kathleen Pennell, author of the “Pony Investigators” series, will sign copies of her books Nov. 2, 2013, at Tackroom Treasures in East Berlin, Pa.

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Lancaster County native, author Bonnie Siegrist to speak to Women’s Guild of Faith UCC

Lancaster County native and author Bonnie Siegrist will speak to the Women’s Guild of Faith United Church of Christ in York, Pa., on Oct. 13, 2013.

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Dr. Seuss classics to be released digitally

Fifteen of Dr. Seuss’ classic children’s books, including “The Cat in the Hat” and “Green Eggs and Ham,” will be released as e-books in fall 2013.

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York native Ken Ludwig fosters kids’ love of the Bard

Ken Ludwig’s ‘How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare’ is based on positive experience with his own children.

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