New Young Adult Books

Castle – Together at Midnight
Durango – Here, There, Everywhere
Gervais – In 27 Days
Hoyle – The Thing with Feathers
Johnson – Truly Devious
June – It Started with Goodbye
Oakes – Blood of Wonderland, Queen of Hearts, War of the Cards
Patterson – Nevermore
Stiefvater – Sinner
Watson – Seeking Mansfield

New Juvenile Items

JUVENILE CD’S
Lowry – Son
Reese – Above World, Horizon, Mirage

JUVENILE DVD’S
Hey Arnold! (Seasons 1-5)
Hurray! It’s Valentine’s Day

JUVENILE FICTION
Armstrong – Loki’s Wolves, Odin’s Ravens
Cole – The Eternity Elixir
Kelly – Counting Sheep, Skunked!, Who Gives a Hoot
Lacey – The Dragonsitter Takes Off, The Dragonsitter to the Rescue, The Dragonsitter Trick or Treat, The Dragonsitter’s Castle, The Dragonsitter’s Island, The Dragonsitter’s PArty
Pearce – Ellie, Engineer
Raschka – The Doorman’s Repose
Swanson – The Real McCoys

JUVENILE NON-FICTION
Alvord – Conquer Negative Thinking for Teens
Bailey – Birds : Explore Nature with Fun Facts and Activities
Catherman – The Manual to Middle School
Cerullo – City Fish, Country Fish
Dauvois – Head to Toe : My Body and How it Works
Dorling Kindersley – 3D Printing Projects
Dorling Kindersley – Science Year by Year
Grady – Write to Me : Letters from Japanese American Children to the Librarian They Left Behind
Hoffman – A First Bible Story Book
Hugo – LEGO : Absolutely Everything You Need to Know
Knight – Talking Walls : Discover Your World
Lach – Master-Pieces : Flip and Flop 10 Great Works of Art
Miller – The Unofficial Minecrafters Master Builder Workshop
Pierce – My Busy Green Garden
Rubalcaba – The World of the Bible
Saunders – The Adventure Guide
Trist – A First Book of Prayers
Wallace – Between the Lines : How Ernie Barnes Went from the Football Field to the Art Gallery
Winters – Voices from the Underground Railroad

New Children’s Books

BOARD BOOKS
Baumann – Eek! A Mouse Seek-and-Peek Book
Deneux – Touch! My Big Touch-and-Feel Word Book
DiTerlizzi – Seeking a Bunny
Hall – God Bless Our Baby
Hill – When Your Llama Needs a Haircut
Hilton – Sharing is Caring : Bip, Bop and Boo Learn about Friendship
Jensen – Easter Blessings
Jones – The Snowman Shuffle
Parker – Night Night, Farm
Parker – Night Night Prayer
Parker – Night Night, Train
Parker – Thank You, God, for Grandma
Peto – Spot the Difference : Animals
Peto – Spot the Difference : Things That Go Vroom
Riggs – Colors of Nature
Strasser – So Light, So Heavy
Terada – Animal Friends : Barnyard Jamboree

EASY READERS
Allard – Caillou, My First Piano Book
Andreae – Be Brave, Little Penguin
Baur – Dotty’s First Book
Bouchard – The First Flute (Book & CD)
Callot – The Pink Umbrella
Carle – Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me (Book & CD)
Churchman – A Farm for Maisie
Claire – Shelter
Disney – Frozen
Dominy – Cookiesaurus Rex
Donald – The New LiBEARian
Drummond – Little Ree
Earhardt – Through Your Eyes
Freedman – Don’t Wake the Yeti
Gershator – Time for a Nap
Gorbachev – Bit Little Hippo
Knister – Sweet Dreams, Bruno
Laden – Yellow Kayak
Lomp – Papasaurus
Mixter – The Dog
Mortensen – Chicken Lily
Murray – Dino Duckling
Niner – No More Noisy Nights
Roelfs – Ana and the Sea Star
Rose – Ride On, Will Cody
Sierra – The Great Dictionary Caper
Slater – Escaped
Surratt – The Forever Tree
Thomas – My Friends Make Me Happy
Thomas – My Toothbrush is Missing
Weninger – Aunt Fanny’s Star
Zietlow – Wide Awake Bear
Zuill – Dance is for Everyone

New Adult Items

ADULT CD’S
Brooks – Moon’s Blood
Bryndza – Cold Blood
Burke – Robicheaux
Caine – Killman Creek
Clark – Every Breath You Take
Crais – The Wanted
Dawson – Beyond Fort North
Gibney – The Missing Ones, The Stolen Girls
Greyson – Data Jack, Jack and the Giant Killer, Jacks are Wild
Guinn – Buffalo Trail, Glorious, Silver City
Harper – Gifted Thief, Honor Bound
Ide – IQ, Righteous
Kent – The Memory Watcher
Kimes – A Braver Man, A Braver Man’s Fear, A Braver Man’s Ghost Town
Koontz – The Whispering Room
McCall Smith – The House of Unexpected Sisters
McGarrity – The Last Ranch
Michaels – Need to Know
Patterson – The Family Lawyer, The People vs. Alex Cross
Patterson – The Store
Rollins – The Demon Crown
Rottman – Ride Harder, The Hardest Ride
Stabenow – Less Than a Treason
Winslow – The Winter of Frankie Machine
Woods – Willow Brook Road
Wyer – Secrets of the Dead
Zimmer – Rio TInto

ADULT FICTION
Abbott – House on Jacaranda Hill
Allende – In the Midst of Winter
Banks – Just One Touch
Brandvold – To Hell on a Fast Horse
Burke – Robicheaux
Clark – Every Breath You Take
Clipston – A Place at Our Table
Cobble – Empty Horizon
Compton – Brother’s Keeper, The Law and the Lawless, Straight to the Noose
Corey – Persepolis Rising
Costeloe – The Married Girls
Crais – The Wanted
Eason – Oath of Honor
Egan – Manhattan Beach
Estleman – The Lioness is the Hunter
Fisher – The Secret Child
Garwood – Mercy
Goodkind – Shroud of Eternity
Griffin – Death at Nuremberg
Guinn – Glorious
Hatcher – You’re Gonna Love Me
Higgins – Now That You Mention It
Ibrahim – Mustard Seed
Jackson – Flying Blind
Johnstone – Colter’s Journey
Kellerman – Killing Season
Klassen – The Ladies of Ivy Cottage
Krentz – Promise Not to Tell
Lodge – Deadfall
March – An Uneasy Alliance
Michaels – Need to Know
Murphy – Bear Claws, Eagle Talons
Ng – Little Fires Everywhere
Palmer – Christmas with My Cowboy
Pierce – A Trace of Crime
Reich – The Take
Richards – A Bride for Gil
Roberts – Year One
Rollins – The Demon Crown
Schmidt – The Drifter, The Lawman
Scott – State of Anger
Smith – War Cry
Sundell – Arctic Shadow, Arctic Storm
Sweazy – Escape from Hangtown
Warren – Troubled Waters
Woods – Unbound

ADULT NON-FICTION
Berg – Lindbergh
Chernow – Grant
Fraser – Prairie Fires : The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Zeller – The Priest Barracks : Dachau 1938-1945

Board/Foundation minutes Dec 2017

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
December 11, 2017

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, Lisa Davis and Jennifer Ramsey

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

  • 75 tickets were sold for the Breakfast with Santa.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the November 13, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills for the November 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Lisa.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • Makerspace training was the week of November 20-21. There was a lot of interest from the public during the Chamber Business Hours which had over 100 in attendance.
  • Discussion for the Board/Staff luncheon which will be held on December 15.

New Business:

  • The Board accepted the resignation of Lisa Davis. Her family will be relocating to Portland.
  • The NLC Survey has been started.
  • A motion was made by Libby to approve the closing at 5:00 pm on January 5, 2018 so staff can attend the City Awards Banquet. The motion was seconded by Jen.

APPROVED: ALL 

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: January 8, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:15.

Sidney Public Library
Foundation
December 11, 2017

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, Lisa Davis and Jennifer Ramsey.

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director and Stephanie Mika.

Absent:
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:20.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Lisa to approve the minutes of the November 13, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jennifer to approve the bills for the November 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:   

BUSINESS NEW:

  • A motion was made by Jane to purchase wood working equipment from Sherm’s family. The motion was seconded by Jennifer.
  • A representative from Cornhusker Industries will come in January to evaluate our needs for counter and storage space in the maker space room.

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: January 8, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT:  4:30pm

New Adult Items

ADULT FICTION
Amis – Mayhem at Buffalo Bill’s Wild West
Anderson – The Christmas Room
Baldacci – End Game
Beckstrand – A Bee in Her Bonnet
Beckstrand – Like a Bee to Honey
Beckstrand – Sweet as Honey
Blake – Fireblood
Carlan – Limitless Love
Carlson – The Christmas Blessing
Childs – Devonshire Scream
Childs – Pekoe Most Poison
Cobble – Benjamin Ashwood
Cussler – Typhoon Fury
Dugoni – Close to Home
Ford – Love and other Consolation Prizes
Foster – Close Contact
Goodkind – Death’s Mistress
Gunn – Sunset Lullaby
Harper – Sweet Tea and Sympathy
Heathcote – Undertow
Hunter – Blue Ridge Sunrise
Jones – The Big Empty
Kenyon – Deadmen Walking
Koontz – The Whispering Room
Lenhardt – Sawbones
Mason – Sugarplum Way
McCall Smith – The House of Unexpected Sisters
Nesbitt – Good Water
Newitz – Autonomous
Noon – A Man of Shadows
Reay – The Austen Escape
Riddle – Genome
Rivera – The Tiger’s Daughter
Steel – Past Perfect
Sundell – Arctic Will
Tippette – Cherokee
Woods – Lilac Lane

ADULT NON-FICTION
Green -This Dangerous Book
Higgins – The Homebrewer’s Recipe Guide
Lintott – Antique to Heirloom Jelly Roll Quilts
Mosher – Radical Brewing
Youngs – The Perfect Handmade Bag

COMPACT DISCS
Baldacci – End Game
Brand – Jingo
Brooks – The Messenger
Bryndza – Last Breath
Caine – Stillhouse Lake
Child – The Midnight Line
Connelly – Two Kinds of Truth
Cussler – Typhoon Fury
Dawson – Troublesome Range
Donlea – The Girl Who Was Taken
Evanovich – Hardcore Twenty-Four
Fredrick – Cash City
Gaylin – Stay with Me
Girard – Excise
Greyson – Girl Jacked
Greyson – Jack Knifed
Grisham – The Rooster Bar
Hilderbrand – Summer People
Holmes – River Range
Horton – Man of the Desert
Ishiguro – Never Let Me Go
Johnstone – Colter’s Journey
Kellerman – Killing Season
L’Amour – The Lonesome Gods
Patterson – The Moores are Missing
Patterson – Private : Count to Ten
Roberts – come Sundown
Sandford – Deep Freeze
Stabenow – Bad Blood
Steel – Fairytale
Stone – Across the Rio Bravo
Stone – Trail Hand
Vaughan – Cade’s Redemption
Winslow – California Fire and & Life
Winslow – The Force
Wyer – Little Girl Lost

Easy Readers

Carle – Draw Me a Star
Compestine – The Chinese Emperor’s New Clothes
Cronin – Click, Clack, Moo I Love You
Gianferrari – Hello Goodbye Dog
Kokias – Snow Sisters
MacDonald – Alphabatics
Magsamen – Not So Small at All
Mayer – Just an Adventure at Sea
McKee – Elmer and Aunt Zelda
Nye – Somewhere a Bell is Ringing
Pace – Groundhog Day
Penfold – The Littlest Viking
Powers – Jiro’s Pearl
Reynolds – Nerdy Birdy Tweets
Thomas – What is Chasing Duck
Waring – No Hugs for Porcupine
Wisnewski – Trio : The Tale of a Three-Legged Cat

Young Adult / Graphic Novels

GRAPHIC NOVELS
Bendis – Guardians of the Galaxy, Volume 2
Brosgol – Anya’s Ghost
Chmakova – Brave
Hale – Rapunzel’s Revenge
Harmon – Rick and Morty
Hicks – Friends with Boys
Kirkman – The Walking Dead Compendium One
Libenson – Invisible Emmie
North – I Kissed a Squirrel and I Like It
North – Squirrel You Know It’s True
North – Squirrel You Really Got Me Now
Salvatore – Forgotten Realms : The Legend of Drizzt, Volume 2
Thrash – Honor Girl

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Haig – The Forever Ship
Hurwitz – The Rains
Keller – The Dark Intercept
Keyser – The Way Back from Broken
Meyer – Heartless
Porter – When I Cast Your Shadow

New Juvenile Items

JUVENILE COMPACT DISCS
Green – Turtles All the Way Down
Horowitz – Never Say Die
Kinney – Diary of a Wimpy Kid : The Gateway
Lowry – Gathering Blue
Lupica – Last Man Out
Maas – Tower of Dawn

JUVENILE FICTION
Anderson – The Kingdom on the Waves
Anderson – The Pox Party
Cox – Ukulele Hayley
Hunter – The Broken Path
Hunter – Dark River
Hunter – Eclipse
Hunter – Long Shadows
Hunter – Outcast
Hunter – The Sight
Hunter – Sunrise
Savage – Embers of Destruction
Savage – Gears of Revolution

JUVENILE NEW NON-FICTION
Colman – Thanksgiving : The True Story
Garland – Children of the Dragon
Freedman – Children of the Great Depression
Leaf – Machu Picchu : The Lost Civilization
Myers – Frederick Douglass : The Lion Who Wrote History
Schuetz – Bodie : The Gold-Mining Ghost Town
Schuetz – Roanoke : The Lost Colony
Sjonger – Maker Projects for Kids Who Love Music

Board/Foundation meetings November 2017

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
November 13, 2017

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, Lisa Davis and Jennifer Ramsey

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director and Stephanie Mika.
Absent:
Meeting called to order at: 4:00 pm.
Friends Report given by:
Lisa

  • December 2 will be the Breakfast with Santa fundraiser to be held at Applebee’s.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the October 10, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jen to approve the bills for the October 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • MakerSpace training will begin on November 20-21
  • The Library will partner with the Chamber for a Business After hours for the Maker Space.
    Friends will help with finger foods and adult beverages will be served. This will be December 5, 2017 from 5:30-7:30pm.
  • December 9th will be an open house for families to visit the Maker Space. This will be held from 10:30-12:30pm.
  • The roof has been patched.
  • New Business:
    The Board will have a Christmas Luncheon for staff on December 15.

 NEXT REGULAR MEETING: December 11, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:20.

Sidney Public Library
Foundation
November 13, 2017

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, Lisa Davis and Jennifer Ramsey.

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director and Stephanie Mika.

Absent:
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:20.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the October 10, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Lisa to approve the bills for the October 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

 

BUSINESS NEW:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: December 11, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT:   4:25 pm.