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Discussion Notable Children's Recordings 2013 Agenda for Annual

by Lynda Salem-Poling on Thu, May 17, 2012 at 07:27 pm

2013 Notable Children’s Recordings Committee Agenda
ALA Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA
Sheraton Garden Grove, Bordeaux Room
Saturday, June 23; 1:30 - 5:00 pm
Sunday, June 24; 1:30 - 5:00 pm

 

Saturday, June 23, 2012

1:30 – 2:00         Welcome and Introductions
                           Committee Charge
                           Criteria for nomination
                           Review process

2:00 – 4:00         Discussion of titles

2013 Notable Children’s Recordings Committee Agenda
ALA Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA
Sheraton Garden Grove, Bordeaux Room
Saturday, June 23; 1:30 - 5:00 pm
Sunday, June 24; 1:30 - 5:00 pm

 

Saturday, June 23, 2012

1:30 – 2:00         Welcome and Introductions
                           Committee Charge
                           Criteria for nomination
                           Review process

2:00 – 4:00         Discussion of titles

4:00 – 4:15         Break

4:15 – 4:45         Discussion of titles

4:45 – 5:00         Wrap-up for the day

 

Sunday, June 24

1:30 – 1:45         Welcome and Assembly

1:45 – 2:45         Presentation by Mary Burkey: “Critical Listening”

2:45 – 3:00         Break

3:00 – 4:45         Discussion of titles*

4:45 – 5:00         Wrap-up for Annual

 

*Since we do not have many titles to discuss, we may break early. Guests are advised to join us closer to our 1:30 start time than later.

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Discussion NCR Agenda Annual 2014

by Jennifer Duffy on Sun, Jun 15, 2014 at 05:16 pm

2014 Notable Children’s Recordings Committee Agenda
ALA Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV
Flamingo Hotel, Reno I Room
Saturday, June 28; 1:00 - 5:30 pm
Sunday, June 29; 1:00 - 4:00 pm

2014 Notable Children’s Recordings Committee Agenda
ALA Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV
Flamingo Hotel, Reno I Room
Saturday, June 28; 1:00 - 5:30 pm
Sunday, June 29; 1:00 - 4:00 pm
 

 

Saturday, June 28, 2014

 

1:00-1:30              Welcome and Introductions

 

                              Committee Charge

 

                              Criteria for Nomination

 

                              Review process

 

 1:30-3:30              Discussion of titles

 

 3:30-3:45              Break

 

 3:45-5:15              Discussion of titles

 

 5:15-5:30              Wrap-up for the day

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, June 29, 2014

 

 

 

1:00-1:15              Welcome and Assembly

 

1:15-2:45              Discussion of titles

 

2:45-3:00              Break

 

3:00-3:45              Discussion of titles

 

3:45-4:00              Wrap-up for Annual

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Discussion Notable Children's Recordings Discussion List Annual 2012

by Lynda Salem-Poling on Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 08:38 pm

Discussion List

Notable Children’s Recordings

Annual 2012

 

Bell Bandit, The (Lemonade #3); 2 hrs. 59 min; $30.75; Recorded Books; 9781456132811

Can You Canoe?; 38 min. 29 sec.; $14.99; The Okee Dokee Brothers;  

Cheshire Cheese Cat, The; 4 hrs. 14 min; $30.00; Listening Library; 9780449010280

Five Lives Of Our Cat Zook, The; 4 hrs. 58 min; $38.00; Listening Library; 9780307968692

Hero in You, The; 45 min.; $15.00; Black Wolf Records;  

Discussion List

Notable Children’s Recordings

Annual 2012

 

Bell Bandit, The (Lemonade #3); 2 hrs. 59 min; $30.75; Recorded Books; 9781456132811

Can You Canoe?; 38 min. 29 sec.; $14.99; The Okee Dokee Brothers;  

Cheshire Cheese Cat, The; 4 hrs. 14 min; $30.00; Listening Library; 9780449010280

Five Lives Of Our Cat Zook, The; 4 hrs. 58 min; $38.00; Listening Library; 9780307968692

Hero in You, The; 45 min.; $15.00; Black Wolf Records;  

Mighty Miss Malone, The; 7 hrs, 55 min; $44.00; Listening Library; 9780307968241

Mr. And Mrs. Bunny--Detectives Extraordinaire!; 4 hrs, 20 min; $30.00; Listening Library; 9780307942654

Potluck, A; 29 min. 42 sec.; $12.98; Rainy Dimes Music;  

Secrets at Sea; 3 hrs, 45 min; $27.00; Listening Library; 9780307968289

Tall Story; 5 hrs, 53 min; $45.00; Listening Library; 9780307968753

Winter Pony, The; 7 hrs. 11 min.; $66.75; Recorded Books; 9781461830757

Winterling: Book 1 of the Winterling Series; 6 hrs. 17 min; $51.75; Recorded Books; 9781464010309

Women in Blue or Gray: True Stories from Both Sides of the Civil War; 1 hrs. 13 min; $14.95; Greathall Productions, Inc; 1882513635

Wrinkle In Time, A; 6 hrs, 3 min; $25.00; Listening Library; 9780307916594

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Discussion NCR Annual Committee Report - 2011

by Sharon Haupt on Sun, Jul 17, 2011 at 11:11 am

Attached please find the committee report from Annual - NOLA

Discussion Updated Agenda and Notable Recordings Discussion list - Annual Conference 2011

by Sharon Haupt on Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 08:30 pm

Please find an updated agenda and a list of titles that we plan to discuss at our meetings.

Discussion Midwinter NCR Committee report Jan. 2011

by Karen Perry on Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 07:30 pm

Discussion NCR Discussion List Midwinter 2011

by Karen Perry on Sun, Jan 2, 2011 at 03:35 pm

Notable Children’s Recordings Nominations Discussion List

December 31, 2010

 Alchemy and Meggy Swan.  4 hr, 23 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $38.  1-800-733-3000. Ages 9-14.

 All the Broken Pieces.  1 hr, 52 min.  Scholastic.  CD, $29.99.  1-800-724-6527.  Ages 12-14.

Notable Children’s Recordings Nominations Discussion List

December 31, 2010

 Alchemy and Meggy Swan.  4 hr, 23 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $38.  1-800-733-3000. Ages 9-14.

 All the Broken Pieces.  1 hr, 52 min.  Scholastic.  CD, $29.99.  1-800-724-6527.  Ages 12-14.

 Annie and Snowball and the Shining Star. 15 min. Recorded Books.  CS, $15.75; CD, $15.75; hardback book, $15.99. 1-800-638-1304.  Ages 5-9.

 As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth.  7 hr, 45 min.  Recorded Books.  CD, $77.75.  Ages 10-14.

 Beastly.   6 hr, 46 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $69.97. 1-616-846-5256. Ages 10-14.

 The Best Bad Luck I Ever Had. 7 hrs, 9 min. Listening Library  CD  $50.00 Ages 10-14.

 Billy Gorilly - Rockin' the Schoolhouse Vol. 2.  50 min.  Flying Kitten/Kingman; distributed by CD Baby.  CD, $14.95.  1-626-966-7760.  Ages 3-7/Musical.

The Birthday Ball.  3 hr, 26 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $25. Ages  8-12.

Blockhead: The Life of Fibonacci.  16 min.  Spoken Arts.  CD with book, $29.95.  1-800-326-4090.  Ages 7-10.

Boom!  3 hr, 46 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $28.  Ages 10-14.

The Call of the Wild.  3 hr, 10 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $30. Ages 10-14.

Cantilena: Night Songs from Around the World. 56 min. Yellow Tail Records.  CD, $16.  1-206-527-3546.  Ages birth – 5 years/Musical.

Celeste Sings, Kids Dream.  55 min.  Romantic Realistic Records, Inc., dist. by New Sound.  CD, $14.98.  1- 800-288-2007.  Ages birth – 5 years/Musical.

Cesar Chavez: The Struggle for Justice.  25 min.  Live Oak Media.  CD with paperback, $18.95  1-800-788-1121.  Ages  8-12.

Chicken Little.  7 min.  Weston Woods.  CD with book: CD, $12.95, hardback book, $16.95.  1-203-845-0197.  Ages 3-7.

Clementine: Friend of the Week.  2 hr.  Recorded Books.  CS, $30.75; CD, $30.75.  Ages 7-10.

Conspiracy of Kings.  8 hr, 30 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, 51.75; CD, $66.75.  Ages 11-14.

Crocodile Tears. (Alex Ryder series). 9 hours, 45 min. Recorded Books.  CD, $77.75.  Ages 10-14.

The Curious Garden.  8 min.  Weston Woods.  CD with book: CD, $12.95, hardback book, $16.99.  Ages 5-8.

The Dead Tossed Waves. 11 hr, 48 min. Listening Library.  CD, $60.00.  Ages 12-14.

Delicious Hullabaloo (Pachanga Deliciosa.)  9 min.  Live Oak Media.  CD with paperback, $18.95.  Ages 3-6.

The Demon King.  15 hr, 15 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $102.75; CD, $108.75.  Ages 11-14.

The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins.  20 min.  Weston Woods.  CD with paperback, $12.95.   Ages 8-10.

Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat.  7 hr.  Full Cast Audio.  CD, $45.00.  1-800-871-6809.  Ages 8-12.

Enchanted Glass.  8 hr, 15 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $51.75; CD, $77.75.  Ages 10-12.

Epossumondas Plays Possum.  15 min.  Recorded Books.  CD with book: CD, $15.75, hardback book, $16.00  Ages 5-8.

Falling In.  5 hr.  Recorded Books.  CS, $41.75; CD, $51.75.  Ages 9-12.

Ferdinand the Bull and Friends. 73 min.  North Pacific Music.  CD,$16.95.  1-503-233-0512.  Ages 4-9/Musical.

Forge.  7 hr, 51 min. Brilliance Audio.  CD, $29.99.  Ages 10-14.

Frogs and Friends with the Bellavente Wind Quartet.   33 min.  McChamber Music, dist. by Bevely McChesney.  CD, $12.  1-650-349-7603.  Ages 5-10/Musical.

Funky Fresh and Sugar Free.  40 min.  Wiser Music, dist. by CD Baby.  CD, $12.97. 1-800-289-6923. Ages 3-9/Musical.

Glitter Girls and the Great Fake Out (Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls #5.)   3 hr, 43 min.  Scholastic.  CD, $49.95.   Ages  8-12.

Heck.  5 hr, 35 min.  Blackstone Audio.  CD, $29.98. 1-800-729-2665. Ages 10-14.

Heist Society.  6 hr, 10 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $24.99.  Ages 10-14.

Here in Harlem: poems in many voices.  1hr, 30 min. Live Oak Media. CD with book,  $28.95.  Ages 10- 14.

Hot Rod Hamster.   15 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $15.75; CD, $15.75; with book, $16.99.  Ages 2-6.

Houndsley and Catina and the Quiet Time.  14 min.  Live Oak Media.  CD with paperback, $18.95.  Ages 7-10.

If You Were a Penguin.  9 min.  Live Oak Media.  CD with paperback, $18.95. Ages 3-6.

Incarceron. 11 hr, 37 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $65.00.  Ages 12-14.

Judy Moody, Girl Detective.  2 hr.  Recorded Books.  CD, $25.75.  Ages 7-10.

Jungle Gym.  40 min.  Carpet Square Records, dist. by CD Baby.  CD, $15.98.  Ages 3-8/Musical.

Keeper.  5 hr, 30 min.  Simon and Schuster, Inc.  CD, $29.99.  1-800-223-2336.  Ages 9-12.

The Keys to the Kingdom, Book 7: Lord Sunday. 7 hr, 12 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $55.  Ages 8-12.

The King and the Thrush: Tales of Goodness and Greed. 49 min. Eastern Coyote Recordings.  CD, $12.  1-802-223-9103.  Ages 6 up.

Learning in Two Languages.  60 min.  Hap-Pal Music.  CD, $13.95.  1-818-710-0737.  Ages 4-9/Musical.

Letters From Rifka.  3 hr, 3 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $62.97.  Ages 10-14.

The Library Mouse: A World to Explore. 15 min. Recorded Books.  CS, $15.75; CD, $15.75; hardback book, $16.95.  Ages 5-8.

The Little Blue Doggy.  37 min.  The Secret Mountain, dist. by E1 Entertainment.  CD with book, $16.95.  Digipak-CD, $14.98.  Ages 5-7.

A Little Princess.  6 hr, 59 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $49.97.  Ages 8-14.

Lockdown.  5 hr.  Recorded Books. CS, $41.75; CD, $51.75.  Ages 12-14.

Lousy Rotten Stinkin’ Grapes.  11 min.  Spoken Arts. CD with book, $29.95.  Ages 3-6.

The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System.  30 min.  Scholastic.  CD with paperback, $18.95.  Ages 6-9.

Magic Tree House Book 42 and 43: Good Night for Ghosts and Leprechaun in Late Winter.  2 hr, 59 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $30.  Ages 6-9.

The Magician's Elephant.  2 hr, 55 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $24.99.  Ages 9-12.

Middleworld: The Jaguar Stones, Book One.  11 hr, 4 min. Listening Library.  CD, $44.00.  Ages 9-14.

A Million Shades of Gray.  4 hr, 30 min.  Simon and Schuster, Inc.  CD, $26.99.  Ages 10-14.

Mockingbird.  4 hr, 30 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $41.75; CD, $51.75.  Ages  10-14.

Mockingjay.  11 hr, 14 min.  Scholastic.  CD, $39.99.  Ages 12-14.

Museum of Thieves.  6 hr, 48 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $34.00.  Ages 10-14.

My Dad’s a Birdman.  1 hr, 48 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $19.99.   Ages 9-12.

Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed.  8 min. Weston Woods.  CD with book, $12.95, $16.99.  Ages 5-8.

The New Explorers Club.  45 min.  Unsigned. CD, $15.  1-888-588-3407.  Ages 5-8.

One Crazy Summer.  5 hr,15 min.  Recorded Books.  CD, $46.75.  Ages 10-14.

Orphan of Destiny (The Youngest Templar Book 3).  7 hr, 47 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $50.  Ages 11-14.

Out of My Mind.  7 hr.  Recorded Books.  CS, $51.75; CD, $66.75.  Ages 10-14.

The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!  4 min.  Weston Woods Studios.  CD with book: CD, $12.95, hardback book, $14.95.  Ages 3-5. 

Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?  30 min.  Macmillan.  CD with paperback, $9.99.  Ages 2-5.

Powerless.  7 hr, 4 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $39.  Ages 10-14.

Purple Heart.  5 hr.  Recorded Books.  CS, $33.75; CD, $46.75.  Ages 12-14.

Raiders Ransom. 9 hr, 15 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $61.75; CD, $87.75.   Ages 10-14.

Ranky Tanky.  50 min.  Mayhem Music, dist. by CD Baby.  CD, $15.  Ages 5-8/Musical.

Rebecca: An American Girl. 9 hr, 25 min.  Recorded Books.  CS, $56.75; CD, $87.75.  Ages 8-12.

Reckless.  6 hr, 46 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $40.  Ages 11-14.

Red Midnight. 5 hr, 36 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $45.  Ages 12 up.

The Red Pyramid.  14 hr, 42 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $72.97.  Ages 10-14.

Red Sings From Treetops.  15 min.  Recorded Books.  Recording with book: CS, $15.75; CD, $15.75; hardback book $16.00.  Ages 4-6.

The Ring of Solomon: A Bartimaeus Novel.   12 hr, 39 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $48.  Ages 11-14.

Salamander Spell  (The Frog Princess Book #5) 5 hr, 45 min. Recorded Books.  CD, $51.75.  Ages 9-12.

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo: Underground Playground. 59 min. Happiness Records, dist. by Entertainment One Music.  CD, $11.98  1-516-484-1000. Ages 6-11/Musical.

Splat the Cat.  7 min.  Weston Woods.  CD with book: CD, $12.95, hardback book, $16.99.  Ages 3-5.

The Story of Cirrus Flux. 6 hr, 38 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $50.  Ages 9-14.

Sue MacDonald Had a Book.  5 min. Spoken Arts.  CD with book, $29.95.  Ages 4-8.

Theodosia and the Eyes of Horus.  9 hr, 28 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $69.97. Ages 10-14.

Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos.  7 hr, 58 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $69.97.  Ages 10-14.

They Called Themselves the KKK.  6 hr.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $60.97.   Ages 10-14.

This World We Live In; a novel. 6 hr, 53 min. Listening Library.  CD, $55.  Ages 12 up.

Three Quarters Dead.  4 hr,11 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $25. Ages 11-14.

The True Meaning of Smekday.  10 hr, 38 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $65.  Ages 7-12.

Use Your Words: Jeremy Plays Guitar.  45 min.  Free Dance Records, dist. by New Sound Records.  CD, $13.99.  1-800-288-2007.  Ages 4-7/Musical.

Wagon Wheels.  18 min.  Live Oak Media.  CD with paperback, $18.95.  Ages 6-8.

Wake Up Clarinet!  30 min.  Oran Etkin’s Timbalooloo, dist. by New Sound Records.  CD, $15.   Ages 3-8/Musical.

War Horse.  4 hr, 4 min.  Scholastic.  CD, $19.99.  Ages 11-14.

The War to End all Wars.  3 hr, 29 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $28.  Ages 12-14.

The Water Seeker.  7 hr, 3 min.  Listening Library.  CD, $37. Ages 10-14.

What to do About Alice?  15 min. Weston Woods.  CD with book: CD, $12.95, hardback book, $16.99.  Ages 6-9.

When the Whistle Blows. 4 hr.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $22.99.  Ages 10-14.

Young Masters: This Little Light.  22 min.  Dream A World, dist. by Music Design.  CD with book $16.95.  1-323-932-0534.  Ages 7-10.

Zora and Me.  3 hr, 42 min.  Brilliance Audio.  CD, $22.99.  Ages 10-14.

 

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Discussion Notable Children's Recordings Agenda and Cover Sheet -Midwinter 2011

by Karen Perry on Tue, Dec 28, 2010 at 10:07 pm

Revised NCR Meeting Agenda for Midwinter Meeting Jan. 2011

To select, annotate, and present for publication an annual list of notable audio recordings, disc or tape form, of interest to children. To reevaluate and recommend change as needed in the ALSC Criteria for Selection of Recordings of Interest to Children. To identify titles for consideration by other committees evaluating for a specific clientele or purpose. To carry on other audio recording evaluation projects as assigned by the ALSC Board.

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