Blogbrarian's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/12 en-US Nonfiction Book Group 2015 Reading List http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/nonfiction-book-group-2015-reading-list <div><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">The Nonfiction Book Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 10:00-11:00 AM. No registration required.</span><br /></div><div><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><br /></span></div><div><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581644"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581644.jpg" /></span>The secret rooms: a true story of a haunted castle, a plotting duchess, and a family secret</a> by Catherine Bailey - <strong>January 17, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602773"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602773.jpg" /></span>Factory man: how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local—and helped save an American town</a> by Beth Macy - <strong>February 21, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562037"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562037.jpg" /></span>The antidote: happiness for people who can't stand positive thinking</a> by Oliver Burkeman - <strong>March 21, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602258"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602258.jpg" /></span>Flash boys: a Wall Street revolt</a> by Michael Lewis - <strong>April 18, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573958"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573958.jpg" /></span>A 1,000-mile walk on the beach: one woman's trek of the perimeter of Lake Michigan</a> by Loreen Niewenhuis - <strong>May 16, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572250"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572250.jpg" /></span>Bootstrapper: from broke to badass on a northern Michigan farm</a> by Mardi Jo Link - <strong>June 20, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574888"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574888.jpg" /></span>One summer: America, 1927</a> by Bill Bryson - <strong>July 18, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572053"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572053.jpg" /></span>How to win friends and influence people</a> by Dale Carnegie - <strong>August 15, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1438610"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1438610.jpg" /></span>Guns, germs, and steel: the fates of human societies</a> by Jared Diamond - <strong>September 19, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1463195"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1463195.jpg" /></span>The invention of air: a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America</a> by Steven Johnson - <strong>October 17, 2015</strong></p> </div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"><br /></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Lato, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275215148926px;"></span></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1601445"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1601445.jpg" /></span>Cubed: a secret history of the workplace</a> by Nikil Saval - <strong>November 21, 2015</strong></p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/nonfiction-book-group-2015-reading-list#comments Books Nonfiction Book Group Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:31:35 +0000 Blogbrarian 76016 at http://www.cantonpl.org Nonfiction Book Group 2014 Reading List http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/nonfiction-book-group-2014-reading-list <div>The Nonfiction Book Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 10:00-11:00 AM. No registration required.</div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1480440"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1480440.jpg" /></span>The monuments men: Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history</a> by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter - <strong>November 15, 2014 </strong></p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1535750"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1535750.jpg" /></span>Quiet: the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking</a> by Susan Cain - <strong>December 20, 2014</strong></p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/nonfiction-book-group-2014-reading-list#comments Books Nonfiction Book Group Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:35:46 +0000 Blogbrarian 76014 at http://www.cantonpl.org New OverDrive App Available http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-overdrive-app-available <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/OverDrive%20Icon.preview.jpg" alt="" class="image image-preview" style="float:right;line-height:1.22;" height="200" width="200" /><span style="line-height:1.22;"></span><div>A new version of the OverDrive app for Android, iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch), and Windows 8 is here!  This update features the following changes:<br /><ul><li><span style="line-height:1.22;">The long-awaited elimination of the Adobe Authorization step from the app installation process.</span></li> <li><span style="line-height:1.22;">The app name has been shortened from “OverDrive Media Console” to “OverDrive.” To support the new name, the app website has moved to http://app.overdrive.com.</span></li> <li><span style="line-height:1.22;">Users will be able to return Open EPUB titles before the end of their lending period. All formats that the app supports can now be returned before expiration.</span></li> </ul></div><div>First-time users will now be prompted to create an OverDrive account. There is no change for existing users who already have an Adobe ID or OverDrive account associated with their OverDrive app, even after they update to the newest version.  For more information and help visit the OverDrive <a href="http://ebooks.cantonpl.org/1BE0B5BC-CB81-400C-98AD-F9CEEEAE944C/10/50/en/Help.htm">Help</a> page.  <br /></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-overdrive-app-available#comments eBooks downloable ebooks Overdrive downloadable ebooks Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:40:28 +0000 Blogbrarian 75963 at http://www.cantonpl.org Franchising 101 With SCORE http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/franchising-101-score <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/BackToBusinessIcon-ds-200.preview.png" alt="" class="image image-preview" width="175" height="200" style="float:right;" />Franchising is an alternative for would-be entrepreneurs who have little <span style="line-height:1.22;">previous business experience but who want to dive into the world of </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">business ownership.  However, is it the right choice for you?  Join us </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004051&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Monday, October 6 from 7:00-8:30 PM</a> as the business experts from <a href="http://www.annarborscore.com/">SCORE</a> talk about </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">the details of financing including choosing the right one, location and </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">financing.  No registration required.  </span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/franchising-101-score#comments Business Adults Programs Business Resource Center featured business resource SCORE small business Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:56:17 +0000 Blogbrarian 75795 at http://www.cantonpl.org Beginning Excel 2010 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-excel-2010-5 <div>Learn to create a spreadsheet and manage a list  </div><div><img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/excel-guru-level-3-250x250_preview.jpg" alt="" class="image image-_original selected" style="float:right;line-height:1.22;" height="200" width="200" />with Microsoft Excel 2010.</div><br /><div>Registration required. Prerequisite: Mouse and keyboarding skills.</div><br /><div>Join us on<a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003965&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R"> Friday, September 5 from 10-11:30</a></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-excel-2010-5#comments Adults Seniors Programs Computer Classes Microsoft Excel Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 75125 at http://www.cantonpl.org New Features for OverDrive eBooks http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-features-overdrive-ebooks OverDrive has just released two new features to help with the ease of reserving popular eBook titles.  <div><br /><div>The first, automatic borrowing, allows eBooks and eAudio titles to be automatically checked out when a book becomes available.  While placing a title on hold, click the 'Automatically borrow this title when it becomes available' option.  For more information, be sure to read the <a href="http://help.overdrive.com/customer/portal/articles/1626175">OverDrive article</a>.  <br /><img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Automatically%20borrow%20title.jpg" alt="" class="image image-_original" height="357" width="638" /><div><br /><div><div>The second feature, suspending a hold, ensures the reader that they won't lose their place in the holds queue if they want to temporarily suspend a hold on a title.  This is helpful if the reader is in on a waiting list for a title and is currently reading another. The reader will continue to move up the wait list but the hold will not be filled for an amount of time specified by them.  More information on this can be found in the<a href="http://help.overdrive.com/customer/portal/articles/1626174"> OverDrive blog</a>.  </div><img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/suspend%20hold.jpg" alt="" class="image image-_original" height="274" width="532" /></div></div></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/new-features-overdrive-ebooks#comments Teens Adults Seniors eBooks Overdrive downloadable ebooks Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:15:57 +0000 Blogbrarian 74959 at http://www.cantonpl.org Kitty Sleuth Book Series http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/kitty-sleuth-book-series <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1403480"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1403480.jpg" /></span>Koko and Yum Yum mysteries</a> by Lilian Jackson Braun</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1549865"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1549865.jpg" /></span>Cat in the stacks mystery</a> by Miranda James</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1549646"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1549646.jpg" /></span>Pru Marlowe pet noir series</a> by Clea Simon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547408"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547408.jpg" /></span>Dulcie Schwartz feline mysteries</a> by Clea Simon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545671"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545671.jpg" /></span>No cooperation from the cat: a mystery</a> by Marian Babson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1509699"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1509699.jpg" /></span>Cats in trouble mysteries</a> by Leann Sweeney</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544118"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1544118.jpg" /></span>Mrs. Murphy series</a> by Rita Mae Brown &amp; Sneaky Pie Brown ; illustrated by Michael Gellatly</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1549861"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1549861.jpg" /></span>Joe Grey mysteries</a> by Shirley Rousseau Murphy</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1542891"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1542891.jpg" /></span>Double booked for death</a> by Ali Brandon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1528907"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1528907.jpg" /></span>Midnight Louie mystery series</a> by Carole Nelson Douglas</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/kitty-sleuth-book-series#comments Teens Adults Fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm Sleuth It: Super Bookworm cat mysteries Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69470 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fiction for Cat Lovers http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-cat-lovers-0 <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581216"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581216.jpg" /></span>The guest cat</a> by Takahashi Hiraide ; translated by Eric Selland</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1520546"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1520546.jpg" /></span>Family affair</a> by Debbie Macomber</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508121"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508121.jpg" /></span>Cupid Cats</a> by Katie MacAlister, Vicki Lewis Thompson &amp; Connie Brockway</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496283"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496283.jpg" /></span>Tails of wonder and imagination</a> by edited by Ellen Datlow</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1328733"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1328733.jpg" /></span>The cat's meow</a> by Emily Carmichael</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1538931"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1538931.jpg" /></span>The nine lives of Christmas</a> by Sheila Roberts</p><p class="book-record"></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562604"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562604.jpg" /></span>What the cat saw</a> by Carolyn Hart</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1494164"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1494164.jpg" /></span>Catalyst</a> by Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction-cat-lovers-0#comments Teens Adults Fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm cats Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69457 at http://www.cantonpl.org Dog Memoirs http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dog-memoirs-0 <p>Memoirs About Dogs — Some of these titles may also be available as books on CD or e-books and a few have been made into DVDs:</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1539144"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1539144.jpg" /></span>The puppy diaries: raising a dog named Scout</a> by Jill Abramson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1558961"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1558961.jpg" /></span>A dog named Boo: how one dog and one woman rescued each other—and the lives they transformed along the way</a> by Lisa J. Edwards</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499786"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499786.jpg" /></span>A dog for all seasons: a memoir</a> by Patti Sherlock</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499781"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499781.jpg" /></span>Saving Gracie: how one dog escaped the shadowy world of American puppy mills</a> by Carol Bradley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1528809"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1528809.jpg" /></span>Drinking with Miss Dutchie: a memoir</a> by Ed Breslin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508974"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508974.jpg" /></span>Fixing Freddie: a true story about a boy, a mom, and a very, very bad beagle</a> by Paula Munier</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1453722"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1453722.jpg" /></span>Izzy and Lenore: two dogs, an unexpected journey, and me</a> by Jon Katz</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499774"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499774.jpg" /></span>Love is the best medicine: what two dogs taught one veterinarian about hope, humility, and everyday miracles</a> by Nick Trout</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1419396"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1419396.jpg" /></span>Merle's door: lessons from a freethinking dog</a> by Ted Kerasote</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1516081"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1516081.jpg" /></span>Pukka: the pup after Merle</a> by as told by Pukka to Ted Kerasote</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1529273"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1529273.jpg" /></span>Until Tuesday: a wounded warrior and the golden retriever who saved him</a> by Luis Carlos Montalván with Bret Witter</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545958"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545958.jpg" /></span>Follow the dog home: how a simple walk unleashed an incredible family journey</a> by Bob, Samantha and Kevin Walsh</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1459387"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1459387.jpg" /></span>Mornings with Barney: the true story of an extraordinary beagle</a> by Dick Wolfsie</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508021"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508021.jpg" /></span>Last dog on the hill: the extraordinary life of Lou</a> by Steve Duno</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1482882"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1482882.jpg" /></span>A big little life: a memoir of a joyful dog</a> by Dean Koontz</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dog-memoirs-0#comments Teens Adults Non-fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm dogs Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69463 at http://www.cantonpl.org All About Dogs http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/all-about-dogs <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545937"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545937.jpg" /></span>Rescue me!: how to successfully re-home a rescue dog</a> by Alison Smith</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582584"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1582584.jpg" /></span>How dogs love us: a neuroscientist and his adopted dog decode the canine brain</a> by Gregory Berns</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564987"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564987.jpg" /></span>The genius of dogs: how dogs are smarter than you think</a> by Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596752"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596752.jpg" /></span>Decoding your dog: the ultimate experts explain common dog behaviors and reveal how to prevent or change unwanted ones</a> by American College of Veterinary Behaviorists ; edited by Debra F. Horwitz, DVM, DACVB, and John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB, with Steve Dale</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1522458"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1522458.jpg" /></span>The complete idiot's guide to positive dog training</a> by Pamela Dennison</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1527013"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1527013.jpg" /></span>Dog games: stimulating play to entertain your dog and you</a> by Christiane Blenski</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1529148"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1529148.jpg" /></span>Dog sense: how the new science of dog behavior can make you a better friend to your pet</a> by John Bradshaw</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1505582"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1505582.jpg" /></span>I [love] my dog!: the all-around guide to choosing, training, grooming, and caring for your best friend</a> by [editor, Lauren Kuczala] ; with photographs by Laura Moss</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499776"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499776.jpg" /></span>Imagine life with a well-behaved dog: a 3-step positive dog-training program</a> by Julie A. Bjelland</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1505588"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1505588.jpg" /></span>Oh my dog: how to choose, train, groom, nurture, feed, and care for your new best friend</a> by Beth Ostrosky Stern with Kristina Grish</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508973"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508973.jpg" /></span>Through a dog's eyes</a> by Jennifer Arnold</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1527042"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1527042.jpg" /></span>Your dog: the owner's manual: hundreds of secrets, surprises, and solutions for raising a happy, healthy dog</a> by Marty Becker with Gina Spadafori ; foreword by Nicholas Dodman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510117"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510117.jpg" /></span>Dog training for dummies</a> by Jack and Wendy Volhard</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425768"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425768.jpg" /></span>Be the pack leader: use Cesar's way to transform your dog— and your life</a> by Cesar Millan with Melissa Jo Peltier</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545944"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545944.jpg" /></span>Getting in touch with your dog: a gentle apporach to influencing behavior, health, and performance</a> by Linda Tellington-Jones with Gudrun Braun ; translated by Christine Schwartz</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545929"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545929.jpg" /></span>Show dog: the charmed life and trying times of a near- perfect purebred</a> by Josh Dean</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545924"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1545924.jpg" /></span>Good dog!: the easy way to train your dog</a> by Sarah Whitehead</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544634"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1544634.jpg" /></span>How the dog became the dog: from wolves to our best friends</a> by Mark Derr</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1550757"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1550757.jpg" /></span>Things your dog doesn't want you to know: 11 courageous canines tell all</a> by Hy Conrad and Jeff Johnson ; art direction, Dean Stefanides</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547759"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547759.jpg" /></span>Puppies for dummies</a> by Sarah Hodgson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547738"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547738.jpg" /></span>Top dog</a> by consultant editor, Kim Dennis-Bryan ; [contributors, Ann Baggaley ... [et al.]]</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/all-about-dogs#comments Teens Adults Non-fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm dogs Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69464 at http://www.cantonpl.org Books About Animals for Children http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-about-animals-children <h3>Picture Books</h3> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570957"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570957.jpg" /></span>The helpful puppy</a> by Kim Zarins ; illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1186794"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1186794.jpg" /></span>Click, clack, moo: cows that type</a> by Doreen Cronin ; pictures by Betsy Lewin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1186794"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1186794.jpg" /></span>Click, clack, moo: cows that type</a> by Doreen Cronin ; pictures by Betsy Lewin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1521570"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1521570.jpg" /></span>My farm friends</a> by Wendell Minor</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523472"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523472.jpg" /></span>Chicken, chicken, duck!</a> by Nadia Krilanovich</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1528163"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1528163.jpg" /></span>Gilbert Goldfish wants a pet</a> by Kelly DiPucchio; illustrated by Bob Shea</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1526308"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1526308.jpg" /></span>Purple Little Bird</a> by Greg Foley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524730"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524730.jpg" /></span>Animals home alone</a> by Loes Riphagen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523478"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523478.jpg" /></span>Dear Tabby</a> by Carolyn Crimi; illustrated by David Roberts</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1521544"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1521544.jpg" /></span>Mini racer</a> by Kristin Dempsey; illustrations by Bridget Strevens</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1515533"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1515533.jpg" /></span>Balancing act</a> by Ellen Stoll Walsh</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1513182"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1513182.jpg" /></span>Mr. Putney's quacking dog</a> by Jon Agee</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1511035"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1511035.jpg" /></span>Hibernation station</a> by Michelle Meadows; illustrated by Kurt Cyrus</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1504430"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1504430.jpg" /></span>The great monster hunt</a> by Norbert Landa; [illustrations] Tim Warnes</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1501467"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1501467.jpg" /></span>Extraordinary pets</a> by Harriet Ziefert; illustrated by Barroux</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1028950"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1028950.jpg" /></span>If I ran the zoo, by Dr. Seuss</a> by Seuss, Dr</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1526295"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1526295.jpg" /></span>Meow said the cow</a> by Emma Dodd</p> <h3>Readers</h3> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524958"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524958.jpg" /></span>Ducks in a row</a> by Jackie Urbanovic, based on the art of Jackie Urbanovic</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1513834"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1513834.jpg" /></span>Pearl and Wagner: four eyes</a> by Kate McMullan; pictures by R.W. Alley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1507586"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1507586.jpg" /></span>Flyboat to the rescue!</a> by Melinda Richards; illustrated by Michael Zodorozny, Little Airplane Productions</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1501020"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1501020.jpg" /></span>Front-page news</a> by adapted by Jodie Shepherd; adapted from the screenplay "Front Page News" by Scott Gray; illustrated by Carlo Lo Raso</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1026634"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1026634.jpg" /></span>Frog and toad together</a> by Arnold Lobel</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1430640"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1430640.jpg" /></span>Arthur's classroom fib</a> by Marc Brown</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1058012"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1058012.jpg" /></span>Frog and toad are friends</a> by Arnold Lobel</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1511129"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1511129.jpg" /></span>Pets at the party: a Pet Club story</a> by Gwendolyn Hooks; illustrated by Mike Byrne</p> <h3>Chapter Books</h3> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1160496"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1160496.jpg" /></span>Where the red fern grows: the story of two dogs and a boy</a> by Wilson Rawls</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1445207"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1445207.jpg" /></span>Geronimo Stilton, secret agent</a> by Geronimo Stilton</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1521233"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1521233.jpg" /></span>Trundle's quest</a> by Allan Jones; illustrated by Gary Chalk</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1370362"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1370362.jpg" /></span>Black Beauty</a> by Anna Sewell; adapted by John Escott; illustrated by Neil Reed</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1505322"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1505322.jpg" /></span>Bad to the bone boxer</a> by T.T. Sutherland</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1500722"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1500722.jpg" /></span>Nuts: a novel</a> by Kacy Cook</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1521105"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1521105.jpg" /></span>Ellie McDoodle: best friends fur-ever</a> by written and illustrated by Ruth McNally Barshaw</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1378076"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1378076.jpg" /></span>The diary of a killer cat</a> by Anne Fine; pictures by Steve Cox</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1086765"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1086765.jpg" /></span>Shiloh</a> by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1052705"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1052705.jpg" /></span>Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH</a> by Robert C. O'Brien; illustrated by Zena Bernstein</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1187328"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1187328.jpg" /></span>Because of Winn-Dixie</a> by Kate DiCamillo</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1024177"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1024177.jpg" /></span>Charlotte's web</a> by E.B. White; pictures by Garth Williams</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425487"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425487.jpg" /></span>The last polar bears</a> by written and illustrated by Harry Horse</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1028616"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1028616.jpg" /></span>The magic finger</a> by Roald Dahl; illustrated by William Pene Du Bois</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1415885"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1415885.jpg" /></span>Goldie</a> by Ellen Miles</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1030619"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1030619.jpg" /></span>Stone Fox</a> by John Reynolds Gardiner; illustrated by Marcia Sewall</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1330221"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1330221.jpg" /></span>The black stallion and Flame</a> by Walter Farley</p><br /><h3>Non-Fiction</h3> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1514658"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1514658.jpg" /></span>How animals work</a> by David Burnie</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1517957"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1517957.jpg" /></span>Where else in the wild?: more camouflaged creatures concealed—and revealed: ear-tickling poems</a> by David M. Schwartz and Yael Schy; eye-tricking photos by Dwight Kuhn</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1383091"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1383091.jpg" /></span>Owen and Mzee: the true story of a remarkable friendship</a> by told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kahumbu; photographs by Peter Greste</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499947"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499947.jpg" /></span>Tarra &amp; Bella: the elephant and dog who became best friends</a> by text and photography by Carol Buckley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1497497"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1497497.jpg" /></span>Winter's tail: how one little dolphin learned to swim again</a> by told by Juliana Hatkoff, Isabella Hatkoff, and Craig Hatkoff</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434501"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434501.jpg" /></span>Knut: how one little polar bear captivated the world</a> by told by Isabella, Juliana, and Craig Hatkoff, and Gerald R. Uhlich; with photographs by Zoo Berlin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1502896"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1502896.jpg" /></span>101 animal secrets</a> by Melvin + Gilda Berger</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1507299"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1507299.jpg" /></span>Animal aha!: thrilling discoveries in wildlife science</a> by Diane Swanson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1499896"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1499896.jpg" /></span>Animals up close: zoom in on the world's most incredible creatures</a> by Igor Siwanowicz</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1471673"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1471673.jpg" /></span>Super crocs &amp; monster wings: modern animals' ancient past</a> by Claire Eamer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1451596"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1451596.jpg" /></span>Unusual animals</a> by Elisabeth de Lambilly-Bresson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1522267"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1522267.jpg" /></span>Hiding in rain forests</a> by Deborah Underwood</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523569"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523569.jpg" /></span>What can live in the mountains?</a> by Sheila Anderson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1501025"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1501025.jpg" /></span>Harp seals: animals of the snow and ice</a> by Elaine Landau</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1497436"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1497436.jpg" /></span>Amazing water frogs</a> by Meish Goldish</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1514580"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1514580.jpg" /></span>Eyewitness endangered animals</a> by written by Ben Hoare and Tom Jackson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1517393"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1517393.jpg" /></span>A bald eagle's world</a> by written and illustrated by Caroline Arnold</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1489995"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1489995.jpg" /></span>Top 10 small mammals for kids</a> by Ann Graham Gaines</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1439582"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1439582.jpg" /></span>Extreme pets!</a> by author, Jane Harrington; designer, Bill Henderson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1278341"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1278341.jpg" /></span>Great pets!: an extraordinary guide to more than 60 usual and unusual family pets</a> by Sara Stein</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1487654"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1487654.jpg" /></span>Dogs</a> by Seymour Simon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1487653"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1487653.jpg" /></span>Cats</a> by Seymour Simon</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-about-animals-children#comments Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Fiction Non-fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69472 at http://www.cantonpl.org Healthy Pets http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/healthy-pets-0 <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1111541"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1111541.jpg" /></span>ASPCA complete cat care manual</a> by Andrew Edney ; 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cats: a practical guide to feeding your pet a balanced, natural diet</a> by Dr. Clare Middle</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1519321"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1519321.jpg" /></span>Good old dog: expert advice for keeping your aging dog happy, healthy, and comfortable</a> by the faculty of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University ; edited by Nicholas Dodman, with Lawrence Lindner</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1472804"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1472804.jpg" /></span>The complete healthy dog handbook: the definitive guide to keeping your pet happy, healthy &amp; active</a> by Betsy Brevitz</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1522450"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1522450.jpg" /></span>Mini encyclopedia of dog health</a> by Roberta Baxter, Chris C. 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Schoen</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-about-animal-human-relationships#comments Kids Teens Adults Non-fiction Connect Your Summer Animal Lover: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Blogbrarian 69478 at http://www.cantonpl.org Animals As the Main Characters http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/animals-main-characters <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1128487"><span class="jacket"></span>Poppy</a> by Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1028520"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1028520.jpg" /></span>The mouse and the motorcycle. 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