New Books for Children & Teens

EASY READERS
Bagley – Vincent Comes Home
Bernstein – I am a Cat
Brooks – Later, Gator
Cheng – Bees in the City
Davis – The World is Awake
Doerrfeld – The Rabbit Listened
Fox – Ducks Away
Hobbie – Elmore
Jones – Izzy Gizmo
Leathers – The Tiptoeing Tiger
Meyer – Gregory the Spider Romping through the Year
Miller – Be Kind
Pliscou – Brave Jane Austen : Reader, Writer, Author, Rebel

JUVENILE FICTION
Anderson – Granted
August – Arlo Finch in the Valley of the Fire
Fleming – Strongheart : Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen
Kadohata – Checked

JUVENILE NON-FICTION
Bjorklund – Afghanistan
Burgan – Peru
Rogers Seavey – Czech Republic
Sidman – The Girl Who Drew Butterflies
Sonneborn – Wales
Yomtov – Iraq

YOUNG ADULT
Caine – Honor Among Thieves
Chao – American Panda
Day – Fade to Us
Dennard – Sightwitch
Elliot – Hamilton and Peggy
Lawson – All We Can Do is Wait
Perkins – You Bring the Distant Near
Shusterman – Thunderhead
Skye – The Crown’s Fate
Stamper – What the Night Sings

New Adult Books

ADULT FICTION
Alexander – What Hope Remembers
Andre – Love Me Like This
Black – The Cruel Prince
Brandvold – Days of Thunder
Brendan – Trusting Grace
Brown – Iron Gold
Burke – The Wife
Cabot – A Stolen Heart
Carlson – Under a Summer Sky
Cleveland – Need to Know
Coble – The View from Rainshadow Bay
Cogman – The Lost Plot
Delamare – The Captain’s Daughter
Denzil – Saving April
Elliot – A Merciful Secret
Finn – The Woman in the Window
Foreman – Journey
French – Sunday Silence
Hannah – The Great Alone
Hendricks – The Wife Between Us
Johnson – Fatal Trust
Kellerman – Night Moves
Kirkpatrick – All She Left Behind
Kloos – Points of Impact
Mack – The Midnight Front
McElwain – A Twist in Time
Patterson – Fifty Fifty
Peterson – Out of the Ashes
Preston – City of Endless Night
Richards – Deadly is the Night
Robb – Dark in Death
Salvatore – Child of a Mad God
Scotch – Between You and Me
Scott – State of Deception
Steel – Fall from Grace
Taylor – Operator Down
Wendleboe – The Marshal and the Moonshiner

ADULT NON-FICTION
Bradshaw – The Animals Among Us
Carlson – Be Fierce! : Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back
Case – The Third Wave
Corporon – Something Beautiful Happened : A Story of Survival and Courage
in the Face of Evil
Day – Cowboy Up! : Life Lessons from a Lazy B
Galloway – The Four : The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, & Google
Gessen – The Future is History
Gregory – Taking My Life Back
Jameson – Border Bandits, Border Raids
Kahane – Collaborating with the Enemy : How to Work with People You Don’t
Agree with or Like or Trust
Kim – Blue Ocean Shoft
Lindnord – Arthur : The Dog Who Crossed the Jungle to find a Home
Mundy – Code Girls : The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers
of World War II
O’ Brien – Heart of the Trail : Stories of Covered Wagon Women
Riera – Staying Connected to Your Teenager
Wolff – Fire and Fury : Inside the Trump White House

 

New Adult Audiobooks

Berenson – The Deceivers
Boeve – Along Shadowed Trails
Boeve – Along Winding Trails
Burke – The Wife
Elliot – A Merciful Secret
Fisher – The Silent Wife
Gardner – Look for Me
Hannah – The Great Alone
Harper – Last Wish
Harper – Veiled Threat
Hendricks – The Wife Between Us
Matthews – Red Sparrow
Moyes – Still Me
Preston – City of Endless Night
Randisi – Butler’s Wager
Rhodes – The Beginning
Rhodes – The Hondo Kid
Roberts – Year One
Taylor – Operator Down
Stanton – 12 Strong : The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers
Woods – Lilac Lane
Wyer – The Missing Girls

Board/Foundation minutes January 2018

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
January 8, 2018

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, 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:
Sherm

  • Will discuss Summer Reading Program, fund raisers, and membership.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the December 11, 2017 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 December 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jennifer.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

New Business:

  • The motion was made by Jane to approve the Annual Report. The motion was seconded by Libby. Sherm will now present the report to the City Council and the County Commissioners.
     APPROVED: ALL
  • The Makerspace has been toured by all Sidney School Teachers. 4-6 graders will also be touring.  

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: February 12, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:30.

Sidney Public Library
Foundation
January 8, 2018

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

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

Absent:
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:30.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the December 11, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jennifer.
APPROVED: ALL

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

BUSINESS OLD:   

BUSINESS NEW:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: February 12, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT:  4:40pm.

Adult Coloring Club

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                      

                                                                                        Join us at

                                                                            Sidney Public Library

                     Adult Coloring Club


                                                                             February 24, 2018

                                                                                 2:30 – 4:30 pm

                                      Bring your coloring book, crayons, markers and colored pencils

       Individual coloring sheets will be available if you don’t have your own coloring book!

 

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