Brad B.'s Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/%207 en-US Giant Scrabble http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/giant-scrabble-3 <img width="200" height="150" title="scrabble" class="image image-preview" alt="scrabble" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/scrabblelarge.preview.jpg" /><br />Join us <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004513&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">August 5, 2:00-3:30 PM</a> to play on our insane 10ft x 10ft Scrabble board. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/giant-scrabble-3#comments Kids Teens Adults Programs Connect Your Summer Game On: On the Scene 2015 Sun, 26 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 82937 at http://www.cantonpl.org 2015 Eisner Awards Announced http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/2015-eisner-awards-announced <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/eisner_0.preview.jpg" height="200" width="119" style="float:right;" />The Eisner Awards have been celebrating the best in comics for 27 years. Highlights? This year, <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1555197~S10">Saga by Brian K. Vaughan</a> won Best Continuing Series, <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625281~S10">Lumberjanes by Noelle Stevenson</a> won Best New Series,  and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611167~S10">El Deafo by Cece Bell</a> won Best Publication for Kids. Check out all the winners <a href="http://io9.com/here-are-your-eisner-2015-winners-1717201137">here</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/2015-eisner-awards-announced#comments Kids Teens Adults Graphic Novel Mon, 13 Jul 2015 20:58:51 +0000 Brad B. 83483 at http://www.cantonpl.org New and Fantastical for Teens http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-and-fantastical-teens <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634821"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1634821.jpg" /></span>Court of Fives</a> by Kate Elliott</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1630650"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1630650.jpg" /></span>Rook</a> by Sharon Cameron</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1637450"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1637450.jpg" /></span>Mechanica</a> by Betsy Cornwell</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1637451"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1637451.jpg" /></span>Zeroes</a> by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, and Deborah Biancotti</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632639"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632639.jpg" /></span>Shadowshaper</a> by Older, Daniel Jose</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1624790"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1624790.jpg" /></span>Red queen</a> by Victoria Aveyard</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632647"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632647.jpg" /></span>The witch hunter</a> by Virginia Boecker</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1624828"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1624828.jpg" /></span>An ember in the ashes: a novel</a> by Sabaa Tahir</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1622892"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1622892.jpg" /></span>The darkest part of the forest</a> by Holly Black</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1605122"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1605122.jpg" /></span>Sea of shadows</a> by Kelley Armstrong</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1637272"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1637272.jpg" /></span>Lucifer and the biscuit hammer. 1-2</a> by story &amp; art by Satoshi Mizukami ; translation, Jocelyne Allen ; adaptation, Ysabet Reinhardt MacFarlane ; lettering and layout, Lys Blakeslee</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625510"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625510.jpg" /></span>Demon from afar. 1</a> by Kaori Yuki ; translation: Camellia Nieh ; lettering: Lys Blakeslee</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625545"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625545.jpg" /></span>Yukarism. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Chika Shiomi ; translation &amp; adaptation, John Werry</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-and-fantastical-teens#comments Teens Fiction Manga May We Suggest Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:40:29 +0000 Brad B. 82424 at http://www.cantonpl.org Teen Animanga Club http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-animanga-club-38 <img alt="Naruto Shippuden" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Naruto%20Shippuden%20image.jpg" style="float:right;" /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004495&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Wednesday, August 19, 6:30-8:45 PM</a> join us for our monthly meeting of the Animanga Club! We've got all sorts of zaniness in store from a raffle to trivia to our always popular "mystery anime." What is it this month? Sorry, no hints. Drop by and let your inner otaku run free http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-animanga-club-38#comments Teens Programs Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 77364 at http://www.cantonpl.org Popular Realistic Fiction For Teens http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-realistic-fiction-0 <div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1571848"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1571848.jpg" /></span>Ask the passengers: a novel</a> by A.S. King</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610504"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610504.jpg" /></span>Anatomy of a misfit</a> by Andrea Portes</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1605163"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1605163.jpg" /></span>We are the Goldens</a> by Dana Reinhardt</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567469"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567469.jpg" /></span>Eleanor &amp; Park</a> by Rainbow Rowell</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:1.22;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1520539"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1520539.jpg" /></span>Anna and the French kiss</a> by Stephanie Perkins</p> <br /></div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1469804"><span class="jacket"></span>If I stay: a novel</a> by Gayle Forman</p> <div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536425"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536425.jpg" /></span>The fault in our stars</a> by John Green</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596546"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596546.jpg" /></span>We were liars</a> by E. Lockhart</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602150"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602150.jpg" /></span>To all the boys I've loved before</a> by Jenny Han</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1527603"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1527603.jpg" /></span>What happened to goodbye</a> by Sarah Dessen</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1475221"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1475221.jpg" /></span>Confetti girl</a> by Diana López</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562231"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562231.jpg" /></span>Sacred</a> by Elana K. Arnold</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1435543"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1435543.jpg" /></span>Thirteen reasons why: a novel</a> by Jay Asher</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582852"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1582852.jpg" /></span>The impossible knife of memory</a> by Laurie Halse Anderson</p> <p></p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-realistic-fiction-0#comments Teens May We Suggest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:13:18 +0000 Brad B. 81039 at http://www.cantonpl.org Shonen Manga http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/shonen-manga Looking for some new shonen to read after <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1358883~S10">Naruto</a>, <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1437157~S10">Fairy Tail</a>, and <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570830~S10">Attack on Titan</a>? Try one of these:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536791"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536791.jpg" /></span>Psyren. Vol. 1, Urban legend</a> by story and art by Toshiaki Iwashiro ; [translation, Camellia Nieh ; lettering, Annaliese Christman]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596910"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596910.jpg" /></span>Magi: the labyrinth of magic. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Shinobu Ohtaka ; translation &amp; English adaptation, John Werry ; touch-up art &amp; lettering, Stephen Dutro</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1619117"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1619117.jpg" /></span>Assassination classroom. 1, Time for assassination</a> by story and art by Yusei Matsui ; translation, Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; English adaptation, Bryant Turnage ; touch-up &amp; lettering, Stephen Dutro</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543756"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543756.jpg" /></span>Blood blockade battlefront. Vol. 1, secret society in the sealed city of magic.</a> by story and art, Yasuhiro Nightow ; translation, Matthew Johnson ; lettering and retouch, Studio Cutie</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596891"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596891.jpg" /></span>Deadman Wonderland. Vol. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Jinsei Kataoka, Kazuma Kondou ; translation/Joe Yamazaki ; English adaptation/Stan!</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1576147"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1576147.jpg" /></span>Witch buster. Volume 1-2</a> by story and art by Jung-man Cho ; translation, ChanHee Grace Sung ; adaptation, Janet Houck</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625546"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625546.jpg" /></span>World trigger. Vol. 1</a> by story and art by Daisuke Ashihara ; translation, Lillian Olsen</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1605714"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1605714.jpg" /></span>Seraph of the end. Vampire reign. 1</a> by story by Takaya Kagami ; art by Yamato Yamamoto</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1636959"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1636959.jpg" /></span>Tokyo ghoul. 1</a> by Sui Ishida ; translation, Joe Yamazaki ; touch-up art and lettering, Vanessa Satone</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625530"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625530.jpg" /></span>Noragami: stray god. 1</a> by Adachitoka ; [translator, Alethea Nibley &amp; Athena Nibley ; lettering, Lys Blakeslee]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570841"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570841.jpg" /></span>Blood lad. 1</a> by Yuuki Kodama ; [translation, Melissa Tanaka]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1512545"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1512545.jpg" /></span>Toriko. Vol. 1. Gourmet hunter Toriko!!</a> by story and art by Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532168"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532168.jpg" /></span>Blue exorcist. Vol. 1</a> by [story &amp; art by] Kazue Kato ; [translation &amp; English adaptation, John Werry ; touch-up art &amp; lettering, John Hunt, Primary Graphix]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1381950"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1381950.jpg" /></span>Claymore. Vol. 1. Silver-eyed slayer</a> by story and art by Norihiro Yagi</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1558164"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1558164.jpg" /></span>Bloody Monday. Vol. 1</a> by story by Ryou Ryumon ; art by Kouji Megumi ; translated by Mari Morimoto ; lettered by North Market Street Graphics<br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1483425"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1483425.jpg" /></span>Soul Eater. Vol. 1</a> by Atsushi Ohkubo</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625550"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625550.jpg" /></span>D. Gray-Man. Volumes 1-2-3</a> by story &amp; art by Katsura Hoshino ; [English adaptation, Mayumi Kobayashi, Lance Caselman ; translation, Mayumi Kobayashi, Toshifumi Yoshida]</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/shonen-manga#comments Teens Fiction Manga May We Suggest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 15:35:55 +0000 Brad B. 80967 at http://www.cantonpl.org Romantic Comedy Manga http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/romantic-comedy-manga <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1503524"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1503524.jpg" /></span>Maid Sama! Vol. 1</a> by Hiro Fujiwara<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1625514"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1625514.jpg" /></span>Kiss of the rose princess. Volume 1</a> by story and art by Aya Shouoto ; translation/Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; touch-up art &amp; lettering/Inori Fukuda Trant</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1395346"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1395346.jpg" /></span>Ouran High School Host Club. Vol. 1</a> by Bisco Hatori</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510411"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510411.jpg" /></span>Dengeki Daisy. Vol. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Kyousuke Motomi</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1437620"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1437620.jpg" /></span>Shugo Chara! Vol. 1</a> by Peach-Pit ; translated by June Kato ; adapted by David Walsh ; lettered by North Market Street Graphics</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532162"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532162.jpg" /></span>Toradora!. Vol. 1</a> by based on the novels by Yuyuko Takemiya ; manga artwork by Zekkyou ; [translation, Adrienne Beck ; adaptation, Janet Houck ; retouch &amp; lettering, Roland Amago]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1563767"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1563767.jpg" /></span>Strobe edge. Vol. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Io Sakisaka<br /><br /><br /></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1608492"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1608492.jpg" /></span>My love story!! 1</a> by story, Kazune Kawahara ; art, Aruko ; English adaptations, Ysabet Reinhardt MacFarlane ; translation, JN Productions</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1381903"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1381903.jpg" /></span>Skip-Beat! Vol. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Yoshiki Nakamura</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1314180"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1314180.jpg" /></span>Fruits basket. Vol. 1</a> by Natsuki Takaya ; [translators, Alethea Nibley and Athena Nibley ; English Adaptation, Kelly Sue DeConnick &amp; Jake Forbes ; retouch and lettering, James Lee]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1483430"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1483430.jpg" /></span>Black bird. Vol. 1</a> by story and art by Kanoko Sakurakoji</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1484826"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1484826.jpg" /></span>Kimi ni todoke: from me to you. Vol. 1</a> by story &amp; art by Karuho Shiina<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635513"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635513.jpg" /></span>Evergreen. 1</a> by story, Yuyuko Takemiya ; art, Akira Kasukabe</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/romantic-comedy-manga#comments Teens Fiction Manga May We Suggest Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:31:53 +0000 Brad B. 80352 at http://www.cantonpl.org 'The Selection' Read-a-Likes http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/selection-read-likes Looking for a book similar to <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634796~S10">The Selection</a>? Try one of these:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1624790"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1624790.jpg" /></span>Red queen</a> by Victoria Aveyard</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1500384"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1500384.jpg" /></span>Matched</a> by Ally Condie</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610463"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610463.jpg" /></span>The Jewel</a> by Amy Ewing</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536952"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536952.jpg" /></span>Shatter me</a> by Tahereh Mafi</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1522742"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1522742.jpg" /></span>Delirium</a> by Lauren Oliver</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1527608"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1527608.jpg" /></span>Beauty queens</a> by Libba Bray</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524306"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524306.jpg" /></span>Wither</a> by Lauren DeStefano</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536941"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536941.jpg" /></span>The pledge</a> by Kimberly Derting</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602130"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602130.jpg" /></span>The winner's curse: a novel</a> by Marie Rutkoski</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553799"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1553799.jpg" /></span>Switched</a> by Amanda Hocking</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1555458"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1555458.jpg" /></span>Throne of glass</a> by Sarah J. Maas</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/selection-read-likes#comments Teens Fiction May We Suggest Tue, 09 Jun 2015 17:58:47 +0000 Brad B. 80225 at http://www.cantonpl.org Funny Sci-Fi for Teens http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/funny-sci-fi-teens <p></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564438"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564438.jpg" /></span>Poison</a> by Bridget Zinn</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568404"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568404.jpg" /></span>Scorch</a> by Gina Damico</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1279580"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1279580.jpg" /></span>The Amulet of Samarkand</a> by Jonathan Stroud</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1511824"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1511824.jpg" /></span>Paranormalcy</a> by Kiersten White<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1454383"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1454383.jpg" /></span>How to ditch your fairy</a> by Justine Larbalestier</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524310"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524310.jpg" /></span>The abused werewolf rescue group</a> by Catherine Jinks</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1576402"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1576402.jpg" /></span>Girl genius omnibus. Volume one, Agatha awakens</a> by Phil &amp; Kaja Foglio</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553579"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1553579.jpg" /></span>The Last Dragonslayer</a> by Jasper Fforde</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1329615"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1329615.jpg" /></span>A hat full of sky</a> by Terry Pratchett</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1224320"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1224320.jpg" /></span>Good omens</a> by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1576159"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1576159.jpg" /></span>Delilah Dirk and the Turkish lieutenant</a> by Tony Cliff<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1331742"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1331742.jpg" /></span>Peter and the Starcatchers</a> by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson ; illustrations by Greg Call<br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598199"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598199.jpg" /></span>The story of Owen: dragon slayer of Trondheim</a> by E. K. Johnston</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1249375"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1249375.jpg" /></span>The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy [sound recording]</a> by Douglas Adams</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536615"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536615.jpg" /></span>How to survive a robot uprising [electronic resource]: tips on defending yourself against the coming rebellion</a> by Daniel H. Wilson</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/funny-sci-fi-teens#comments Teens Fiction May We Suggest Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:15:02 +0000 Brad B. 80218 at http://www.cantonpl.org Puzzles in the Library http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/puzzles-library <span style="line-height:107%;font-family:Calibri, sans-serif;font-size:11pt;"><span style="color:#000000;">Help us put the puzzle together! We have tables in the main and children's areas with puzzles out and ready for your puzzle-solving skills. Don’t forget to claim your <strong>Game On badge</strong> online!</span></span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/puzzles-library#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Seniors Activities Connect Your Summer Game On: On the Scene 2015 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 79317 at http://www.cantonpl.org Library Scavenger Hunt http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/library-resource-scavenger-hunt <span style="color:#000000;">Follow the clues around the library to find 7 letters, spell the word and solve the puzzle! Don’t forget to claim your <strong>Sleuth It</strong> badge online!</span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/library-resource-scavenger-hunt#comments Kids Teens Adults Activities Connect Your Summer Sleuth It: On the Scene 2015 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 79316 at http://www.cantonpl.org My Pure Michigan Mitten http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/my-pure-michigan-mitten <img width="200" height="136" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Michigan_svg.preview.png" style="float:right;" />What is your favorite thing about Michigan? Write it down on a paper Michigan, and drop it off in the CYS Command Center! Don’t forget to claim your <strong>My Mitten</strong> badge online! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/my-pure-michigan-mitten#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Activities Connect Your Summer My Mitten: On the Scene 2015 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 79315 at http://www.cantonpl.org Perform a Puppet Show http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/perform-puppet-show-0 <span style="line-height:107%;font-family:Calibri, sans-serif;font-size:11pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"><img width="200" height="150" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/puppets.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Tell a story with puppets! Use one or more of the puppets from our collection to put on a play and you can claim your <strong>Curtains Up</strong> badge!</span></span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/perform-puppet-show-0#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Seniors Activities Connect Your Summer Curtains Up: On the Scene 2015 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 79313 at http://www.cantonpl.org Yu-Gi-Oh! Card Battle! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/yu-gi-oh-card-battle <img width="137" height="200" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Yu-Gi-Oh.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004504&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">August 12, 7:00 - 830 PM</a>. Never played before? Doesn't matter. We'll supply the cards for you and teach you how to play. Come battle with monsters, Yu-Gi-Oh! style. No Registration required. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/yu-gi-oh-card-battle#comments Tweens Programs Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 78450 at http://www.cantonpl.org Washi Tape http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/washi-tape <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Washi%20Tape.preview.jpg" height="200" width="200" style="float:right;" /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004441&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">July 20, 7:00 - 8:00 PM</a>. Washi is a popular paper tape from japan, and we'll have lots to decorate: envelopes, bracelets, notebooks, pencils, even the stools in the Teen Room! Feel free to bring your own things too. The tape is very easily removed. For Teens. Registration starts June 25. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/washi-tape#comments Teens Programs Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Brad B. 78447 at http://www.cantonpl.org