Incandescent on Wattpad

March 5, 2014

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Incandescent by Madeline Sloane more»

My New Obsession: Narrowboats

February 24, 2014


“This boat is solar-powered. more»

Courtship Customs

February 17, 2014

Here in the Highlands of Pennsylvania, we’ve been blanketed with snow and freezing temperatures. The snow is more than two feet deep and has been for weeks. We’re thinking of Spring and the end of this blasted winter. more»

St. Valentine’s Day Giveaway

January 31, 2014

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St. Valentine’s Day Giveaway 2014! more»

Cold Hands, Warm Heart

February 16, 2014

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Warm Hands, Warm Heart

“Cold Hands, Warm Heart” is a myth that scientists have busted. more»


January 20, 2014

West Wind by Madeline Sloane Giveaways

Free eBook! more»

Highland Homecoming

October 19, 2013

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Highland Homecoming by Madeline Sloane more»


October 19, 2013

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Skinterns by Madeline Sloane more»


March 30, 2014

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January 14, 2014

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January 20, 2014


Distracted by Madeline Sloane more»


January 19, 2014

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East of Eaton more»


January 18, 2014

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West Wind by Madeline Sloane more»


January 16, 2014

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SALINGER biography: You’ll Never Read 'Catcher' in the Same Way Again

27 weeks 1 day ago

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By now, most “Catcher in the Rye” fans know the big news from the recent bio of J. D. Salinger: This reclusive author, who published nothing after 1965, continued writing daily till his death in 2010; several of the resulting works are slated for release over the next few years. more»

Local Author Publishes Epic Fantasy Adventure

28 weeks 3 days ago

ElissaBeth Frear has published ‘White Horses for Greyy’ the third book in “The Thin Greyy Line” trilogy, the epic fantasy adventure of the elf maiden Greyylene. more»

Tim Green, Author of 'Unstoppable,' Slates Ottos Book Store Visit

31 weeks 3 days ago

Unstoppable (coming in paperback on September 17) is the story of Harrison, a 13 year old boy who was raised in a series of foster homes, each one worse than the last. We meet him when he is working for a farmer who uses foster kids to do the heavy work. He is big, he is strong and he is very, very angry. more»

'Play Ball!' Updated Little League Celebrates 75th Anniversary

34 weeks 1 day ago
Eliska Stejskalova is the 16th female to play in the Little League Baseball® World Series.

Best-selling history of Little League Baseball®  and the World Series released as an eBook. more»

Otto's Discounts Little League® Book for Series

35 weeks 22 hours ago

WILLIAMSPORT, PA -- Fans of Little League Baseball and sports history can prepare for the upcoming Little League Baseball World Series, or enjoy the event long after it is over with "Play Ball! The Story of Little League Baseball," available at a massive discount only at Otto's, a Book Lovers Paradise, 107 W 4th St. more»

On the Boardwalk

June 10, 2013

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Coney Island more»

Book-Signing at the Taber Museum

46 weeks 1 day ago
Joyce Graff is co-author of A Life in Art: Harry Wilcox and the Woman with Dreamy Eyes.

A book-signing by Joyce Graff will take place at the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society on Friday, June 21 from 6:00 until 8:00pm. Ms. Graff has recently co-authored a genealogical biography of her grandfather Harry Wilcox, who worked as a commercial artist and illustrated stories for the popular and nationally-distributed Grit, published in Williamsport. Ms. more»

Tortured Hero Blog Hop

April 24, 2013

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Tortured Hero Blog Hop more»

April First Friday: A Note from Otto Book Store

1 year 2 weeks ago

Montoursville native is Adam Makos return to Ottos this Friday, April 5, to sign his new book,VOICES OF THE PACIFIC. more»

New Spring Titles Perfect for the Little Ones

1 year 4 weeks ago

Lucky in Love Blog Hop

March 14, 2013

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Lucky in Love Blog Hop more»

The Advocates Marched On

March 11, 2013

March is Women’s History Month, and to celebrate, here’s an awesome chronicle from the Library of Congress on Suffrage:

100 Years Ago Today: “A Declaration of Independence We Celebrate,” The Washington Herald, March 3, 1913 more»

Otto's Book Store Hosts Two Authors

1 year 7 weeks ago

We have two authors at Otto's Book Store for March's First Friday. more»

Hottest Love

February 22, 2013

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Hottest Love more»

Healthy Intimacy

February 20, 2013

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Healthy Intimacy more»

Swept Away Blog Hop

February 14, 2013

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Swept Away Blog Hop more»

Heartbreaker’s Blog Hop

February 8, 2013

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Heartbreaker Blog Hop more»

A HIGHER CALL: Montoursville native pens “amazing” tale of World War II aviation

1 year 10 weeks ago

One reason book-lovers are hooked on reading is that books can take you through experiences that aren’t accessible in any other way. more»

Trigger Words

January 28, 2013

Sometimes my husband says the wrong thing. He’ll make statements that contain trigger words such as, “obssess, scream, always and never.”

We’ve all heard these words before, and the reason they drive us crazy is because they contain a trace of truth. more»

Book Targets Positive Personal Change and Workplace Harmony

1 year 12 weeks ago

Love to Hate the Boss. Strategies for direct reports. Strategies for bosses. Strategies to harmonize your workplace. This is the second book for motivational speaker, author, and business consultant, Dennis E. Gilbert. more»

Chronicles of the Nephilim

1 year 12 weeks ago

Film expert Brian Godawa’s new fantasy epic

Ten years ago, Brian Godawa published “Hollywood Worldviews: Watching Films with Wisdom and Discernment.” more»

Terrific book by actor Andrew McCarthy is more than just a travelogue

1 year 13 weeks ago

The Longest Way Home
***1/2 (out of four)

Folks who watched a lot of movies in the 1980s may recall Andrew McCarthy as the charismatic star of such hits as “Pretty in Pink,” “St. Elmo’s Fire” and “Weekend at Bernie’s.” more»

The Man Who Invented the Future: Jules Verne’s Legacy

January 8, 2013

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It’s been more than 100 years since the world mourned the passing of Jules Verne, “the man who invented the future.” He died March 24, 1905 in Amiens, France. more»

New Year’s Blog Hop

January 1, 2013

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New Year’s Blog Hop more»

Snow Daze

December 29, 2012

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Snow Daze: The backyard more»

Special Signing at Otto's Features Military History Author

1 year 17 weeks ago
Otto's Bookstore will host a special author signing with Adam Makos from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at the downtown shop, 107 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.

Otto's Bookstore will host a special author signing with Adam Makos from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at the downtown shop, 107 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. Formerly of Montoursville, Makos lives in Colorado where he and his family operate Valor Studios, whose "mission is to honor veterans by telling their stories on canvas and in print." more»

Otto's Book Store Celebrates 171 Years

1 year 22 weeks ago
Judith Cole Youngman, author of Amadeus Quilts: A Journal of Encouragement, will be at Otto's Book Store.

Otto's is turning 171 and you're invited to the party Friday, November 16 from 5 to 8 (or 9) PM. We will have six authors here to meet their readers and sign their books: more»

Autumn’s Harvest Blog Hop

November 9, 2012

1 AutumnBlogButton1 Autumns Harvest Blog HopWelcome to the Autumn’s Harvest Blog Hop (Nov. 9-12, 2012). more»

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