November Adult Items

Baldacci – A Minute to Midnight
Barenbaum – A Bend in the Stars
Bates – Mosquito Man
Bates – The Sleep Experiment
Brandvold – 45-Caliber Fury
Brandvold – 45-Caliber Revenge
Carlson – Christmas in Winter Hill
Clark – Miss the Girls and Make Them Cry
Cleverly – Invitation to Die
Clinch – Marley
Cussler – Final Option
DeMille – The Deserter
Duffy – The Storm King
Gabriel – Gullah Secrets
Gray – Bad Memory
Hand – Curious Toys
Hannibal – The Gryphon Heist
Jewell – The Family Upstairs
Kava – Desperate Creed
Khoury – Empire of Lies
Kingfisher – The Twisted Ones
Kirkpatrick – One More River to Cross
Kring – Running for Water and Sky
Lamb – All About Evie
Leslie – Bullet for a Half-Breed
MacDonald – The Golden Oldies Guesthouse
McCall Smith – To the Land of Long Lost Friends
Mizushima – Tracking Game
Morgenstern – The Starless Sea
Murray – The Brink
Novak – Christmas in Silver Springs
Paul – See t6hat My Grave is Kept Clean
Roberts – Christmas from the Heart
Rowland – Cold Country
Shelburne – Holding onto Nothing
Stone – The Doctor
Taylor – Exit Fee
Wall – The Lottery

Beer – Oscar Charleston : The Life and Legend of Baseball’s Greatest Forgotten Player
Brands – Dreams of El Dorado : A History of the American West
Farrow – Catch and Kill : Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators
Gerth – Strong, Brave, Loved : Empowering Reminders of Who You Really Are
Goodavage – Doc tor Dogs : How Our Best Friends are Becoming Our Best Medicine
Harris – Tap Code : The Epic Survival Tale of a Vietnam POW
Hirsch – A Long Time Ago in a Cutting Room Far, Far Away
Holt – The Queens of Animation : The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the
World of Disney…
Hwang – Bodega : Poems
John – Me : Elton John
Keith – All Blood Runs Red : The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard
Prince – The Beautiful Ones
Robinson – Einstein on the Run : How Britain Saved the World’s Greatest Scientist
Silverman – This Land is Their Land : The Wampanoag Indians, Plymouth Colony, and the
Troubled History of Thanksgiving
Stengel – Information Wars : How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation…
Weller – Carrie Fisher : A Life on the Edge

Board/Foundation Minutes October 2019

October 15, 2019

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

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Stephanie Mika, Jo Houser and Sandy Nelson
Absent: and Kim Hofrock
Meeting called to order at: 4:00pm.
Friends Report given by:

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jen to approve the minutes of the September 9, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills for the September, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.

 Old Business:

  • Waiting for Rick’s Painting to give us a date when he can paint.

New Business:

  • A motion was made by Libby to regretfully accept Sherm’s resignation from the Sidney Public Library. Sherm has accepted a position in Connecticut.  The motion was seconded by Jane.


  • Sherm applied for the C. A. Story grant and the Thompson Foundation grant.
  • Dianne Cooper has been hired and will start October 28th as the Circulation Librarian.
  • A motion was made by Jane to go into closed session at 4:10.  The motion was seconded by Libby.

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: November 12, 2019

Sidney Public Library
October 17, 2019

Board Members Present: Sandy White and, Jen Ramsey, Jane Holechek and Libby Soucie                                                          
Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Stephanie Mika and Jo Houser

Absent: Kim Hofrock


Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the September 15, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.

Financial Reports and Bills:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills of the September, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.



NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  November 12, 2019

Together is Fun!

The Sidney Public Library will again be offering “Together is Fun!” Tuesday, November 26 beginning at 4:00 for youth ages K through 6th grade. This session features seasonal crafts and or games. For more information, please call the library at 254-3110.

October Easy Readers

Ashdown – How to Train the Perfect Parents
Bagley – Henry and Bea
Barker – Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party
Barrows – What John Marco Saw
Bell – Bee-Wigged
Border – Snack Attack
Buehner – Snowmen at Halloween
Cameron-Bure – Candace Center Stage
Chapman – The Snowiest Christmas Ever
Chapman – With Your Paws in Mine
Dealey – Snow Globe Wishes
DiCamillo – A Piglet Named Mercy
Elkins – A Christmas Gift for Santa
Farrell – The Hike
Gehl – Dibs
Geist – The Three Little Fish and the Big Bad Shark
Gorbachev – Lost and Found Ducklings
Kellock – The Star in the Forest
Kooser – Mr. Posey’s New Glasses
Krauss – Roar Like a Dandelion
Lazar – The Upper Case : Trouble in Capital City
Lee – What Kind of Car Does a T. Rex Drive
Montanari – Halloween Tree
Moser – A Friendship Yarn
Perkins – Wintercake
Polacco – The Bravest Man in the World
Roan – Dragons Get Colds Too
Sauer – Wordy Birdy
Sauer – Wordy Birdy Meets Mr. Cougarpants
Snyder – Hungry Jim
Stein – Enzo Raaces in the Rain
Tarkela – Cookies for Santa
Underwood – Finding Kindness
Wheeler – Home in the Woods
Zhang – Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao

October CD’s

Crais – A Dangerous Man
Eisler – Livia Lone
Elliot – A Merciful Promise
Gilstrap – Final Target
Girard – Expire
Hood – Whisper in the Night
Hutchinson – Strong Ambitions
Isaacson – Leonard da Vinci
Johansen – Vendetta
Johnson – Land of Wolves
Johnstone – Right Between the Eyes
Johnstone – Luke Jensen, Bounty Hunter : Burning Daylight
Marsons – Dead Memories

October Juvenile Items

Juvenile Fiction

Bacon – The Last Human
Gratz – Allies
Haring – The Star Shepherd
Lasky – The Burning Queen
Leonardo – The Simple Art of Flying
Levy – Seventh Grade vs. The Galaxy
Marciano – The Spacedog Cometh
Moranville – Surprise Lily
Parry – Last of the Name
Sutherland – The Poison Jungle

Juvenile Non-Fiction

Churnin – Martin & Anne : The Kindred Spirits of Martin Luther King, Jr. & Anne Frank
Finnegan – Garfield’s Guide to Creating Your Own comic Strip
Heiligman – Torpedoed : The True Story of the World War II Sinking of “The Children’s Ship”
Kirkfield – Sweet Dreams, Sarah
Lavagno – Maps of the World
McCarthy – Firefighters’ Handbook
Partridge – Restless Spirit : The Life and Work of Dorothea Lange
Pincus – Miep and the Most Famous Diary : The Woman Who Rescued Anne Frank’s Diary

October Adult Items

Adult Fiction

Atwood – The Testaments
Barber – Are You Sleeping
Bardugo – Ninth House
Barz – Forgotten Bones
Belle – Dear Wife
Bostwick – Apart at the Seams
Brown – The Empty Nesters
Brown – Shop on Main Street
Brown – The Sisters Cafe
Cahn – The Oracle
Chbosky – Imaginary Friend
Chevalier – A Single Thread
Chiaverini – The Christmas Boutique
Child – Blue Moon
Childs – Jessica’s Promise
Clayton – The Last Train to London
Cleeton – Next Year in Havana
Cleverly – Fall of Angels
Coates – The Water Dancer
Connelly – The Night Fire
Connolly – A Book of Bones
Cornwell – Quantum
Cussler – The Titanic Secret
Delaney – The Perfect Wife
Dennis – A Talent for Killing
Dodd – Strangers She Knows
Donati – Where the Light Enters
Dunmore – Bringing Down the Duke
Dye – Shining Through Dark Clouds, 1870-1871
Ellett – Ain’t Nobody Nobody
Fenady – The Mustangers
Flynn – Blood in the Water
Forbes – A Tall History of Sugar
French – The True Bastards
French – The Lying Room
Gappah – Out of Darkness, Shining Light
Gerritsen – The Shape of Night
Goddard – Always Look Twice
Gross – The Fifth Column
Hackwith – The Library of the Unwritten
Hannon – Dark Ambitions
Hawker – One for the Blackbird, One for the Crow
Higginbotham – The First Lady and the Rebel
Higgins – Life and Other Inconveniences
Hilderbrand – What Happens in Paradise
Hill – Full Throttle : Stories
Hoffman – The World That We Knew
Holloway – A Death in Harlem
Jackson – Never Have I Ever
Jacobson – Live a Little
Jance – Sins of the Father
Kinsella – Christmas Shopaholic
Koepp – Cold Storage
Lackey – Eye Spy
Lagercrantz (Larrson) – The Girl Who Lived Twice
Lauren – The Unhoneymooners
LeCarre – Agent Running in the Field
Lester – The Paris Orphan
Locke – Heaven, My Home
Lynch – A Fragment Too Far
Macmillan – The Nanny
Macneal – The Doll Factory
Macomber – A Mrs. Miracle Christmas
Marillier – The Harp of Kings
Mason – The Hidden Things
Montag – After the Flood
Morris – Cilka’s Journey
Moyes – The Giver of Stars
Muir – Gideon the Ninth
Patchett – The Dutch House
Patterson – The 19th Christmas
Paterson – Killer Instinct
Paul – Cheatgrass
Peterson – What Comes My Way
Peterson – Wherever You Go
Pobi – City of Windows
Pratchett – Good Omens
Prescott – Secrets We Kept
Prior – Ellie and the Harpmaker
Rosenfelt – Dachshund Through the Snow
Russo – Chances Are
Sallis – Sarah Jane
Salvatore – Boundless
Sandford – Bloody Genius
Steel – Child’s Play
Sveistup – The Chestnut Man
Thayne – Coming Home for Christmas
Weeks – The Burning White
Wheeler – Broken Veil
White – The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street

Adult Non-Fiction

Batchelor – The Bourbon King : The Life and Crimes of George Remus, Prohibition’s Evil Genius
Brennan-Jobs – Small Fry
Bukszpan – Woodstock : 50 Years of Peace and Music
Dalio – Principles
Folds – A Dream about Lightning Bugs : A Life of Music and Cheap Lessons
Garcia – Wanna Know a Truth? : A Simple Man’s Search for the Truths in His Life
Gates – The Moment of Lift : How Empowering Women Changes the World
Gillon – America’s Reluctant Prince
Kilgariff – Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered
Kois – How to be a Family : How I Dragged My Kids Around the World to Find a New Way to be Together
Lambert – Every Man a Hero : A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War
Maddow – Blowout
Mattis – Call Sign Chaos : Learning to Lead
Meacham – Songs of America : Patriotism, Protest, and the Music that Made a Nation
Puzder – The Capitalist Comeback : The Trump Boom and the Left’s Plot to Stop It
Skaife – The Ravenmaster : My Life with the Ravens at the Tower of London
Stavridis – Sailing True North : Ten Admirals and the Voyage of Character
Welteroth – More than Enough : Claiming Space for Who You Are (no matter what they say)


The bookmobile will not be making it’s run to Gurley and Dalton tomorrow  October 23rd as we are short staffed. We apologize for any inconvenience. We will be back in Gurley and Dalton on November 6th. We hope to see you then.