September Easy Readers

Alsdurf – Thanksgiving in the Woods
Atkinson – Unicorns 101
Clarke- Firefly Home
Currey – The Christmas Unicorn
Dean – Pete the Cat’s Groovy Bake Sale
DeLange – When I Look Up
Denise – Bunny in the Middle
Diesen – The Pout-Pout Fish Cleans Up the Ocean
Dillard – Cowhide-and-Seek
Fagan – King Mouse
Fergus – You’re in Good Paws
Ferry – The Scarecrow
Fulton – A Royal Ride : Catherine the Great’s Great Invention
Gassman – Do Not Take Your Dragon on a Field Trip
Ghosh – No Place Like Home
Godwin – Sadie and the Silver Shoes
Guo – Stormy : A Story about Finding a Forever Home
Hart – I’ll Love You Forever
Hudson – The Golden Acorn
London – Froggy Picks a Pumpkin
Lyon – Trains Run
MacLachlan – The Hundred-Year Barn
Marshall – Good Night, Wind
Onishi – Who’s Hiding?
Pearson – How to Walk Your Dump Truck
Pfister – Who stole the Hazelnuts?
Qualey – Mission Farmers’ Market
Qualey – Mission Lost Cat
Rozelaar – The Great Pumpkin Contest
Sadler – Nothing Happens in this Book
Shi – The Weaver
Stark – Trucker and Train
Teague – Fly
Toht – Pick a Pumpkin
Underwood – The Panda Problem
Wallace – How to Catch a Snowman
Weaver – Little Tigers
Wood – Holy Squawkamole! : Little Red Hen Makes Guacamole

September Juvenile and Young Adult Items

JUVENILE FICTION
Berne – The Disappearing Otters
Berne – A Dolphin Named Star
Blakemore – The Story Web
Carlson – The Door at the End of the World
Colfer – The Dog Who Lost His Bark
Crimi – Weird Little Robots
Cummings – Trace
DiCarmillo – Beverly, Right Here
Doan – The Pennypackers Go On Vacation
Haddix – Remarkables
Halahmy – Saving Hanno
Hunter – Into the Wild
James – The Bookwanderers
Jonell – Time Sight
Kelly – Lalani of the Distant Sea
McMann – Dragon Curse
Mull – Dragonwatch : Master of the Phantom Isle
Philbrick – Wildfire
Riordan – The Tyrant’s Tomb
Ross – Searching for Lottie
Scieszka – The Plant Planet
Shumaker – The Griffins of Castle Cary
Mr. Penguin and the Fortress of Secrets
Standish – August Isle
Sumner – Roll With It
Tan – A Kind of Paradise
Van Eekhout – Cog
Walters – Broken Strings
Winkler – Alien Superstar

Juvenile Non-Fiction
Arnold – Butterflies in Room 6 : See How They Grow
Barrett – What Miss Mitchell Saw
Brett – The Tale of the Tiger Slippers
Davies – Hummingbird
Edsel – The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History : The Story of the Monuments Men
Guiberson – Missing : Mysterious Cases of People Gone Missing Through the Centuries
Hawthorne – The Night Flower
Hirsch – Garfield’s Almost-As-Great-As-Doughnuts guide to Math
Hudd – How Long Does a Redwood Tree Live
Hudd – How Long Does it Take to Make a Diamond
Hudd – How Long Does it Take to Make a Fossil
Kacer – The Brave Princess and me
Paul – Little Libraries, Big Heroes
Quattlebaum – Brother, Sister, Me and You
Rogers – 16 Words : William Carlos Williams and :The Red Wheelbarrow”
Seuss – Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum
Waters – Child of St. Kilda

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Adeyemi – Children of Blood ad Bone
Calonita – Conceal, Don’t Feel
Elston – 10 Blind Dates
King – The Fire Queen
King – The Rogue Queen
King – The Warrior Queen
Lai – Butterfly Yellow
Maniscalco – capturing the Devil
Matharu – The Battlemage
Matharu – The Inquisition
Matharu – The Novice
Matharu – The Outcast
McGee – American Royals
Sepetys – The Fountains of Silence
Spieller – She’s the Worst
Wynne-Jones – The Starlight Claim

September Adult Items

COMPACT DISCS
Blauner – Proving Ground
Box – Bitterroots
Burton – Cut and Run
Crais – Demolition Angel
Cussler – Sea of Greed
Delaney – The Perfect Wife
Doan – The Summer List
Gabaldon – A Breath of Snow and Ashes
Green – The Friends We Keep
Johnstone – Buckhorn
Johnstone – Frontier of Violence
Kelton – Badger Boy
Kelton – The Buckskin Line
Michaels – Hot Shot
Patterson – The Inn
Pavone – The Paris Diversion
Robards – The Fifth Doctrine
Robotham – The Other Wife
Rosenfelt – Bark of Night
Steel – The Dark Side
Woods – Contraband

FICTION
Anderson – Kill Zone
Archer – Nothing Ventured
Arden – The Winter of the Witch
Aryan – Magebane
Barr – What Rose Forgot
Box – The Bitterroots
Brown – Outfox
Byron – Fatal Cajun Festival
Cantore – Cold Aim
Cleeves – The Long Call
Cowley – Heart of Dragons
Crownover – If These Walls Could Talk
Dailey -Texas Forever
Dekker – The Girl Behind the Red Rope
Dietrich – Stars of Alabama
Feehan – Dark Illusion
Mills – Lethal Agent
Gray – The Loyal One
Gregory – Tidelands
Hart – The Warehouse
Johnson – Land of Wolves
Johnson – A Glitter of Gold
Kenyon – At Death’s Door
King – The Institute
Kirk – Nightblade’s End
Kristoff – Darkdawn
Krueger – This Tender Land
Lane – The Girls of Pearl Harbor
Leigh – Save Your Breath
Lewis – The Timepiece
Lindemuth – The Outlaw Stinky Joe
Lutz – The Swallows
Mayer – Wyvern’s Lair
Meier – Haunted House Murder
Michaels – Spirit of the Season
Molin – The Queen Con
Montgomery – The Widows
Novak – Blind Spot
Palma – The Heart and other Viscera
Parker – The Last Good Guy
Patterson – The Inn
Patterson – Sophia, Princess Among Beasts
Patterson – The Warning
Paul – The Lost Daughter
Penny – A Better Man
Pettrey – The Killing Tide
Phillips – The Need
Preston – Old Bones
Rivera – The Warrior Moon
Robb – Vendetta in Death
Roy – Gone Too Long
Russell – The Women of the Copper Country
Sager – Lock Every Door
Scott – State of Freedom
Shel – Sin Eater
Slaughter – The Last Widow
Steel – The Dark Side
Swain – No Good Deed
Tracy – Ice Cold Heart
Tremblay – Growing Things and Other Stories
Turano – Diamond in the Rough
Unger – The Stranger Inside
Vatner – Carnegie Hall
Ward – Something Worth Saving
Ware – The Turn of the Key
Wendig – Wanderers
Wernke – Beyond the Titanic
Wiggs – The Oysterville Sewing Circle
Wild – Revenge
Woods – Contraband

NON-FICTION
Hahn-Beer – The Nazi Officer’s Wife : How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
Lewis – Smoky the Brave : How a Feisty Terrier Mascot Became a Comrade-in-Arms during
World War II
McCullough – The Pioneers : The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American
Ideal West
Smith – Moondust : In Search of the Men Who Fell to Earth

Board/Foundation minutes August 2019

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD
August 12, 2019

Board Members Present: Sandy White, Jane Holechek and Jen Ramsey, Kim Hofrock, and Libby Soucie.

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Eileen Nightingale and Stephanie Mika
Absent
Meeting called to order at: 4:00pm.
 
Friends Report given by:
Sherm

  • Currently working on details for a puzzle tournament
  • There has been discussion about having a Senior Spelling bee at the Nursing home.
  • Friends members put together a nice basket in honor of Tammy Sherman for the Night of Hope Cancer walk
  • Next meeting is September 9, 2019

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jen to approve the minutes of the July 8, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the July 2019, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • A motion was made by Libby to approve the 2019-2022 Strategic plan. The motion was seconded by Jen.

APPROVED: All

New Business:
 Sandy White reported on the PLS annual meeting.  

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: September 9, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:20 pm.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
August 12, 2019

Board Members Present: Sandy White and Jane Holechek, Jen Ramsey, Kim Hofrock, and Libby Soucie                                                   
Also Present: Andrew Sherman and Stephanie Mika
Absent:

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:20

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jen to approve the minutes of the July 8, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills of the July 2019 meeting.  The Motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: ALL

OLD BUSINESS:   

  • Carpet cleaning will take place August 17.
  • Window cleaning will take place August 15.
  • Still waiting for paint bids.

NEW BUSINESS:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  September 9, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:30 pm.

August Juvenile/Young Adult Items

GRAPHIC NOVELS
Higashimura – Princess Jellyfish
Hill – Alpha & Omega
Hill – Clockworks
Hill – Crown of Shadows
Hill – Head Games
Hill – Keys to the Kingdom
Hill – Welcome to Lovecraft
ONE – One-{unch Man #11 & #12
Suzuki – The Seven Deadly Sins #10, #11, #12
Toriyama – Dragonball #13 & #14
Tynion – Encore

JUVENILE FICTION
Cameron – Maybe a Mermaid
Giff – A Slip of a Girl
Lee – The Downstairs Girl
Mahoney – The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School
McMann – Dragon Bones
McMann – Dragon Captives
McMann – Dragon Ghosts
McMullen – Double Cross
Rundell – The Good Thieves

JUVENILE NON-FICTION

Engle – Dancing Hands
Wittenstein – A Place to Land

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
King – Into the Hourglass
Power – Wilder GIrls
Trelease – Enchantee

August Children’s Items

BOARD BOOKS
Berenstain – The Berenstain Bears, All God’s Creatures
Brown – Big Red Barn
McLean – Leaping Leapfrogs
Parker – Tiny Blessings for Giving Thanks

EASY READERS
Bergren – God Gave Us Thankful Hearts
Biedrzycki – SumoKitty
Brozo – The Buddy Bench
Chapman – Vegetables in Underwear
Davis – One Big Heart
Dubuc – And Then the Seed Grew
Hill – Moon’s FIrst Friends
Magoon – Linus the Little Yellow Pencil
McAnulty – Moon : Earth’s Best Friend
McMulan – As Warm as the Sun
Neubecker – Little Smokey
Oates – The New Kitten
Portis – Pinky Got Out
Richards – Once Upon a Goat
Shannon – Mr. Nogginbody Gets a Hammer
Sparrow – The Couch Potato
Wallace – How to Catch a Turkey
Wenzel – A Stone Sat Still
Willems – The Pigeon Has to go to School

August Adult Items

ADULT FICTION
Bell – Somebody’s Daughter
Brown – Dark Age
Carr – The Poppy Field
Clancy – Enemy Contact
Coulter – Labyrinth
Crais – A Dangerous Man
Gaylin – Never Look Back
Goldin – The Escape Room
Greaney – Red Metal
Hart – The Woman in Our House
Hill – War Valley
Johansen – Smokescreen
Mann – Hunt the Leopard
McKinty – The Chain
Miranda – The Last House Guest
Patterson – Unsolved
Robotham – Good Girl, Bad Girl
Wade – Sweet on You
Welborn – Kitchen Marriage
wells – Exit Strategy
White – An Hour Unspent
Whitehead – The Nickel Boys

ADULT NON-FICTION
Morton – Meghan : A Hollywood Princess
Peterson – I Was Hitler’s Baker

ADULT CD’S
Arden – The Bear and the Nightingale
Baldacci – One Good Deed
Castillo – Shamed
Cornwell – The Last Precinct
Crais – Indigo Slam
Cussler – The Oracle
Doan – Summer Hours
Eisler – The Killer Collective
Greaney – Mission Critical
Greene – Once More We Saw Stars
Griffin – The Enemy of My Enemy
Johnstone – Rattlesnake Wells, Wyoming
Lapena – Someone We Know
Mackintosh – After the End
Macomber – Window on the Bay
McManus – Circles in the Snow
McManus – The Tamarack Murders
Morrell – Before I Wake
Parker – Buckskin
Roberts – Under Currents
Silva – The New Girl

Board/Foundation minutes July 2019

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD
July 8, 2019

Board Members Present: Sandy White, Jane Holechek and Jen Ramsey via phone.
Also Present: Andrew Sherman and Stephanie Mika
Absent: Kim Hofrock, and Libby Soucie.
Meeting called to order at: 4:00pm.
 
Friends Report given by:
N/A

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the June 10, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: All
Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the June 2019, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: All
 Old Business:

  • Library Certification preliminary score has the Library at a silver rating once again.

New Business:

  • A motion was made by Jane to approve closing the Library on August 17 to have the carpets professionally cleaned.  The motion was seconded by Jen.

APPROVED: All

  • The certification for Board members is complete.
  • Discussed printing rates.
  • Waiting on painting estimates.
  • Window cleaning will take place in August.
  • Updating the strategic plan as required for certification.  

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: August 12, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:35.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
July 8, 2019

Board Members Present: Sandy White and Jane Holechek, Jen Ramsey via phone.                                                     
Also Present: Andrew Sherman and Stephanie Mika

Absent: Kim Hofrock, and Libby Soucie

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:35

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the June 10, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills of the June 2019 meeting.  The Motion was seconded by Jen
APPROVED: ALL

OLD BUSINESS:   

NEW BUSINESS:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  August 12, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:45pm.

JULY CHILDREN’S/YOUNG ADULT BOOKS

EASY READERS
Ashman – Take Your Pet to School Day
Barnes – The King of Kindergarten
Collins – What Does an Anteater Eat?
Duncan – Chica
Hart – One Show Two Shoes
McClintock – Vroom
Newman – My Name is Aviva
Newson – I Am a Tiger
Redding – Calling the Water Drum
Reidy – Truman
Robinson – The PAwed Piper
Silvestro – Butterflies on the First Day of School
Stainton – Santa’s Snow Cat

JUVENILE FICTION
Allen – The Line Tender
Greenland – Scouts
Ritter – Changeling

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Eulberg – Past Perfect Life
Greathouse – The Grown-Ups’ Crusade
Greathouse – The Piper’s Price
Silvera – They Both Die at the End

JULY GRAPHIC NOVELS

Age of Doom, Part 1
Aquaman Omnibus
The Avengers: War of the Vampires
The Avengers: World Tour
Bird’s-Eye View
Catstronauts
Far from HOme
Flash Omnibus
Game Over, Super Rabbit Boy
Giant Days, Volume 7 & 8
Handmaid’s Tale
Hellboy Omnibus, Volume 2
Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda (#6)
Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Part 2
Noragami #11, #12, #13
Oblivion Song
On a Roll
One-Punch Man #13
Planetary Omnibus
Robo-Rabbit Boy, Go!
Space Boy (#1, #2, #3, #4)
Stone Cold
Super Rabbit Boy Blasts Off
Super Rabbit Boy Powers Up
Super Rabbit Boy vs. Super Rabbit Boss
Super Rabbit Racers
Super Sie Quest Test
Wonder Woman (#5, #6, #7, #8)