Where: Joliet Public Library-Black Road Branch
When: Starting September 15, 2007. All meetings are Saturdays from 11 am to 12 pm. Come when you can!
Who: 4th to 8th Graders
Why: To pick a winner for the Rebecca Caudill Awards in Illinois!
(See below list of additional information.)

Caudill Club Meeting Dates and Discussion Books:

September 15thThe Penderwicks
September 22Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie
September 29thAdam Canfield of the Slash
October 6thMisadventures of Maude March
October 13thThunder from the Sea
October 20thPrincess Academy
October 27thOld Willis Place
November 3rdChicken Boy
November 10thShakespeare’s Secret
November 17thWorth
December 1stYankee Girl
December 8thRuins of Gorlan
December 15thMiraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
January 5thCode Talker
January 12thThe Schwa was Here
January 19thEast
January 26thMVP*: Magellan Voyage Project
February 2ndDefiance
February 9thCrooked River
February 16thListening for Lions
February 23rd—Voting
March 28th-29th—Caudill Sleepover Party by invitation only

Guidelines to earning an invitation to the Caudill Sleepover Party:

How to participate in the online Caudill Club discussions:

1) Give your email or your parents’ email (with their permission) to the discussion leader when you attend on of the book discussion meetings.
2) Receive an invitation via email to the JPL Caudill Club Wikispace.
3) Follow the link emailed to you. You will be asked to create a wikispaces
user name and password. Make it something you can remember.
4) Now you are able to post questions, answers and comments in the Caudill Wikispace. Look in the blue menu on the left. Click on the title of the book you want to comment on. When you reach the book’s page, look for the “Discussion” tab on top. Click on it.
5) Post things about the book. Answer discussion questions that might be there, or start your own topic related to the book.