Meeting Minutes -- August 21, 2008

August 21, 2008
7:30 p.m.

The meeting was called to order by the Chairman, James Gillig, at 7:30 p.m.
Present: J. Fausone, J. Gillig, C. Van Auken, N. Williams, G. Snow, C. Young
Absent:
Also Present: E. Davis, S. Rzetelny, Eric Hess

CALL TO AUDIENCE

No comments. (R. Havenstein-Coughlin, A. Heidemann, C. McLaughlin, Don Turner, Michael Siegrist)

APPROVAL OF AGENDA

The agenda was approved as presented.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Minutes of the July 17th meeting were approved as submitted.

COMMUNICATIONS

  • MLA Membership cards were distributed to Board members.


Adventure Stories

Author Title

For 2nd-4th graders

Kawai, Ritsuko The Adventures of Hamtaro
Wise, William Christopher Mouse: The Tale of a Small Traveler

For 4th-6th graders

Allende, Isabel Kingdom of the Golden Dragon
Alton, Steve The Malifex
Ashby, John Sea Gift
Bledsoe, Lucy Jane The Antarctic Scoop
Bredsdorff, Bodil The Crow-Girl: The Children of Crow Cove
Cadnum, Michael Daughter of the Wind
Crilly, Mark Akiko
Crilly, Mark Billy Clikk: Creatch Battler
Dalton, Annie

Sixth Grade Books

The escape from home by Avi

Egg-drop blues by Jacqueline Turner Banks

The lost years of Merlin by T.A. Barron

The ghost in the mirror by John Bellairs ; completed by Brad Strickland

My brother Sam is dead [by] James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier by Collier, James Lincoln, 1928-

Into the land of the unicorns by Bruce Coville

Walk two moons by Sharon Creech

Fourth Grade Books

Ramona's world by Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Alan Tiegreen

The birthday room by Kevin Henkes

The Blue Hill Meadows by Cynthia Rylant ; illustrated by Ellen Beier

Frindle by Andrew Clements ; pictures by Brian Selznick

Protecting Marie by Kevin Henkes

Jennifer Murdley's toad : a magic shop book by Bruce Coville ; illustrated by Gary A. Lippincott

Third Grade Books

Location Author Title
J Easy Fiction ADLER Adler Cam Jansen Mysteries
J Series B Berenstain Berenstain Bears Big Chapter Books
J Paperback B Blume Fudge-a-Mania
J Paperback B Byars Beans on the Roof
J Paperback C Catling Chocolate Touch
J Easy Fiction CHRISTIAN Christian Sebastian (Super Sleuth) Books
J Paperback C Christopher Dog that Pitched a No-Hitter
J Paperback C Cleary Mouse and the Motorcycle
J Paperback C Cleary Ramona and Henry Books
J Easy Fiction COHEN Cohen

First Grade Books

Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann

The story about Ping by Marjorie Flack and Kurt Wiese

Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish ; pictures by Fritz Siebel

Arthur's pet business by Marc Brown

The one that got away by Percival Everett ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer

Henry and Mudge take the big test by story by Cynthia Rylant ; pictures by Sucie Stevenson

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