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Wrightsville fantasy author releases new book

Jessica Eppley has been writing books for several years now. Yet, the Wrightsville author who recently published her fourth book has not settled on a routine for writing. “Usually an idea will just hit me, and I will write down … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

Dan Rorabaugh reviews ‘The Desolation of Smaug,’ the second film in ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy, and compares it with the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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York Township author H.B. Knight debuts with fantasy novel ‘The Revolution’

York Township author H.B. Knight released “The Revolution,” the first in her Chameleon Dawn series, in July 2013.

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Review: ‘The Bone Season’ by Samantha Shannon

Dallastown resident and former Red Lion Area High School English teacher Rebecca Thiegs reviews “The Bone Season” by Samantha Shannon in this Oct. 22, 2013, post.

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Wrightsville author Jessica Eppley releases second book in ‘Book of Siavon’ series

Wrightsville author Jessica Eppley released “The Book of Siavon: Vol. 2: The Tail of Murias” through CreateSpace in July 2013.

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Recently released: ‘Aquifer’ by Jonathan Friesen

This week I read “Aquifer” by Jonathan Friesen, published Aug. 8 by Zondervan. The dystopian adolescent adventure story, at a mere 264 pages, took a few hours to read. The story is about 16-year-old Luca on a quest to find … Continue reading

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Former Spring Grove writer Jen Barton releases children’s book

Who says you can’t act like a kid every once in a while? Former Spring Grove resident Jen Barton found her inner child in her recently released children’s book, “If Chocolate Were Purple.” Where’d the inspiration come from? Well, a … Continue reading

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Voyage of the Dawn Treader’

Dan Rorabaugh makes another trip to Narnia to compare the book and movie versions of ‘The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.’

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York New Salem author Jonas Lau to speak at Dover, Kaltreider libraries

York New Salem author Jonas Lau will speak on his young adult fantasy trilogy July 23 at Dover Area Community Library and July 25 at Kaltreider Benfer Library.

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‘I Am Legend’ author Richard Matheson dies at 87

Richard Matheson, the prolific sci-fi and fantasy writer whose “I Am Legend” and “The Shrinking Man” were transformed into films, has died. He was 87.

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