Designer: Jeff Woodbury
Online Production: Suzi Piker
Reader Submissions: Marcia MacVane
Special thanks to the literature committee. Its members are:
William David "Bill" Barry — writer, historian, Maine Historical Society; Sarah Cecil — Maine Festival of the Book/Maine Reads; Paul d'Alessandro — former reference librarian, Portland Public Library; Terry P. Gruener — adjunct professor of children's literature, University of Maine System; Cally Gurley — archivist, Maine Women's Writers Collection, University of New England ; Shirley Helfrich — district consultant, Southern Maine Library District/Maine State Library; Erik Jorgensen — executive director, Maine Humanities Council; Sanford Phippen, — 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 O’Kane; Wendy Pirsig; Dawn Porter; Louis Proctor; Betsy Spence; Lyn Sudlow; Patty Temple; Mary Anne Wallace