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Six books on politics for your gift list

Six books for the politics lovers on your holiday shopping list.

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Best books to give as gifts for the holidays

Area librarians suggest some of the hottest titles for the 2013 holiday season, for kids, teens and adults.

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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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Red Lion craft show to feature author Elizabeth Passo

Southcentral Pennsylvania author Elizabeth Passo will sell and sign copies of her book “Reindeer Gift” at Grandma’s Holiday Craft Show in Red Lion, Pa., on Dec. 1, 2013.

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‘A Christmas Blizzard’ by Garrison Keillor

Hyperbole, thy name is Garrison Keillor. Keillor can spin a good yarn, but sometimes his spinning gets out of control, hence the hyperbole. A quick funny little book, this Christmas story has parallels to ‘A Christmas Carol’ and ‘It’s a … Continue reading

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Author traces history in ‘Inventing the Christmas Tree’

“Inventing the Christmas Tree” by Bernd Brunner and translated by Benjamin A. Smith, traces the history of this holiday icon.

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Nine ways to wrap an e-book

Slate shows nine ways to wrap an e-book for holiday gift-giving.

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Mount Gretna duo to host program at Midtown Scholar

Mount Gretna author and illustrator duo Kerry and Matt Royer will sign copies of their “Nightbear & Lambie” books at Midtown Scholar Bookstore, Harrisburg, PA, on Dec. 8, 2012.

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Dillsburg library presents program on Civil War-era Christmas traditions

The Dillsburg Area Public Library will offer a Civil War living history program, “Ought it Not be a Merry Christmas?”, at 2 p.m. Dec. 9, 2012, at the Historic Monaghan Church in Dillsburg.

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York County librarians share favorite holiday books

Librarians from across York County share their favorite books for Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa.

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