Designer: Jeff Woodbury
Online Production: Suzi Piker
Reader Submissions: Marcia MacVane
Special thanks to the literature committee. Its members are:
William David "Bill" Barry â writer, historian, Maine Historical Society; Sarah Cecil â Maine Festival of the Book/Maine Reads; Paul d'Alessandro â former reference librarian, Portland Public Library; Terry P. Gruener â adjunct professor of children's literature, University of Maine System; Cally Gurley â archivist, Maine Women's Writers Collection, University of New England ; Shirley Helfrich â district consultant, Southern Maine Library District/Maine State Library; Erik Jorgensen â executive director, Maine Humanities Council; Sanford Phippen, â writer, English teacher, critic;
Thanks also the following readers who submitted titles that were used for the map. In some instances, the committee used the same authors, but different titles than ones suggested . The first reader who suggested a title or author is listed, although there may have been several other readers who suggested the same title or author at later dates.
David Alexander; Christine Bertsch; Katherine Birnie; Dawn Brown; Christina Caron; Sandra Collins; Renee DesRoberts; Gail Dransfield; Angelo Fichera; Ned Gruener; Melissa Hayes; Dean Lyons; Susan McLaughlin; Glenda Metcalf; Alison Metcalfe; Dr. Joyce Miller; John Morgan; Peggy OÃ¢ÂÂKane; Wendy Pirsig; Dawn Porter; Louis Proctor; Betsy Spence; Lyn Sudlow; Patty Temple; Mary Anne Wallace