goulds's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/goulds en-US Easy Fiction http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/easy-fiction <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1534008"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1534008.jpg" /></span>Breaking Stalin's nose</a> by written and illustrated by Eugene Yelchin</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1577379"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1577379.jpg" /></span>Meeting Cézanne</a> by Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by François Place</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581630"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581630.jpg" /></span>The Order of the Owls</a> by Elisa Puricelli Guerra ; illustrated by Gabo León Bernstein ; translated by Chris Turner</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1468315"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1468315.jpg" /></span>The great Egyptian grave robbery</a> by created by Jeff Brown ; written by Sara Pennypacker ; pictures by Macky Pamintuan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1469051"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1469051.jpg" /></span>The mystery of the crystal castle: Bavaria, Germany</a> by Carole Marsh</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1529249"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1529249.jpg" /><br /></span>The spaghetti detectives</a> by Andreas Steinhöfel ; translated from the German by Chantal Wright<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598595"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598595.jpg" /></span>Jack the castaway</a> by Lisa Doan ; illustrations by Ivica Stevanovic</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604856"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604856.jpg" /></span>The mystery of the mosaic</a> by Harper Paris ; illustrated by Marcos Calo</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543803"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543803.jpg" /></span>Chitty Chitty Bang Bang flies again</a> by Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Joe Berger</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1187317"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1187317.jpg" /></span>The magic paintbrush</a> by Laurence Yep ; drawings by Suling Wang</p> <p></p> <br />  http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/easy-fiction#comments Beginning Readers Kids Adults Parents Fiction Connect Your Summer Around the World: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69585 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fiction http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508291"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508291.jpg" /></span>Heart of a samurai: based on the true story of Nakahama Manjiro</a> by Margi Preus</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596584"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596584.jpg" /></span>Tsarina</a> by J. Nelle Patrick</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574145"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574145.jpg" /></span>Parched</a> by Melanie Crowder</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598198"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598198.jpg" /></span>I lived on Buttefly Hill</a> by Marjorie Agosín ; translated from Spanish by E.M. O'Connor ; illustrated by Lee White</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598603"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598603.jpg" /></span>The winter horses</a> by Philip Kerr</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596228"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596228.jpg" /></span>Secrets of the terra-cotta soldier</a> by Ying Chang Compestine, Vinson Compestine</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1535479"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1535479.jpg" /></span>Karma: a novel in verse</a> by Cathy Ostlere</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1555631"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1555631.jpg" /></span>My name is Parvana</a> by Deborah Ellis</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598201"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598201.jpg" /></span>Suitcase of stars</a> by Pierdomenico Baccalario ; illustrations by Bruno Iacopo</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598926"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598926.jpg" /></span>Caminar</a> by Skila Brown</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1194571"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1194571.jpg" /></span>Stowaway</a> by Karen Hesse ; with illustrations by Robert Andrew Parker</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fiction#comments Kids Tweens Teens Parents Fiction Connect Your Summer Around the World: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69570 at http://www.cantonpl.org Beginning Readers http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-readers <span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1597170"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1597170.jpg" /></span>Mi familia calaca = My skeleton family</a> by Cynthia Weill ; paper mache by Jesus Canseco Zarate</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596308"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596308.jpg" /></span>Starlight Grey: a story from Russia</a> by retold by Liz Flanagan ; illustrated by Valeria Docampo</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568571"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568571.jpg" /></span>Dodsworth in Tokyo</a> by written and illustrated by Tim Egan</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1550151"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1550151.jpg" /></span>Dodsworth in Rome</a> by written and illustrated by Tim Egan</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1566058"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1566058.jpg" /></span>The further adventures of Spider: West African folktales</a> by retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568592"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568592.jpg" /></span>The jungle book</a> by Rudyard Kipling ; [adapted by Diane Namm] ; illustrated by Jim Madsen</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536883"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536883.jpg" /></span>Clifford sees America</a> by Norman Bridwell</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425392"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425392.jpg" /></span>Dodsworth in New York</a> by written and illustrated by Tim Egan</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536852"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536852.jpg" /></span>Madeline's tea party</a> by written by John Bemelmans Marciano ; illustrated by JT Morrow ; based on the art of John Bemelmans Marciano</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1535263"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1535263.jpg" /></span>Madeline and her dog</a> by written by John Bemelmans Marciano ; illustrated by JT Morrow ; based on the art of John Bemelmans Marciano</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532096"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532096.jpg" /></span>Race around the world</a> by Susan Amerikaner ; illustrated by the Disney Storybook Artists</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1464046"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1464046.jpg" /></span>Rain forests</a> by Nancy Smiler Levinson ; illustrated by Diane Dawson Hearn</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"></p><p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="color:#000000;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1355883"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1355883.jpg" /></span>Snow White</a> by Melissa A. Torres ; illustrated by Barbara Lanza</span></p><span style="color:#000000;"> </span><p></p><p></p><span style="color:#000000;font-family:'Times New Roman';"> </span> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/beginning-readers#comments Beginning Readers Kids Parents Fiction Connect Your Summer Around the World: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69568 at http://www.cantonpl.org Picture Books http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/picture-books <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1097024"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1097024.jpg" /></span>Mirette on the high wire</a> by Emily Arnold McCully</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604052"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604052.jpg" /></span>From there to here</a> by Laurel Croza ; pictures by Matt James</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581911"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581911.jpg" /></span>Ming's adventure with the Terracotta Army</a> by Li Jian ; translated by Yijian Wert</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1000267"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1000267.jpg" /></span>Linnea in Monet's garden</a> by text, Christina Bjork ; drawings, Lena Anderson</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598510"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598510.jpg" /></span>Green is a chile pepper: a book of colors</a> by Roseanne Greenfield Thong ; illustrated by John Parra</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544472"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1544472.jpg" /></span>Meet me at the moon</a> by Gianna Marino</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1600065"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1600065.jpg" /></span>The soccer fence: a story of friendship, hope and apartheid in South Africa</a> by Phil Bildner ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1577275"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1577275.jpg" /></span>Deep in the Sahara</a> by written by Kelly Cunnane ; illustrated by Hoda Hadadi</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553082"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1553082.jpg" /></span>Little lost tiger</a> by Jonathan London ; illustrated by Ilya Spirin</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1345745"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1345745.jpg" /></span>Are we there yet?: a journey around Australia</a> by Alison Lester</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/picture-books#comments Listeners Kids Parents Fiction Picture Book Connect Your Summer Around the World: Super Bookworm Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69515 at http://www.cantonpl.org Summertime Dance Your Fanny Off http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/summertime-dance-your-fanny-0 <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/disco%20ball%20by%20dichohecho.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Families with young children, come join us for a special dance party celebrating music from around the world. As always, it is freestyle dancing aimed at getting everyone movin' and groovin'.<br /><br />This program is for new walkers up to 5 years old with their caregivers.<br /><ul><li>Monday, June 23, 10:00-10:30 AM</li> </ul><p>[<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/dichohecho/2956392064/">Disco Ball</a> by <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/dichohecho/">dichohecho</a> is licensed under <a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/">CC BY 2.0</a>]</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/summertime-dance-your-fanny-0#comments Listeners Kids Programs Connect Your Summer Around the World: On the Scene Be Well: On the Scene Mon, 26 May 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 68997 at http://www.cantonpl.org Stories Spun Around the World http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/tales-worldwide-twist Run, run as fast as you can, can you catch a gingerbread man? What about a rolling rice cake? What about a speeding gordita? How about a matzo ball boy? Join us on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003926&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">July 29 from 7:00-8:00 PM</a> and enjoy a classic tale as it spins around the world, create some crafts, and share some snacks.<br /><br />This program is for kids ages 4-8 with their caregivers. Registration begins on May 26.   http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/tales-worldwide-twist#comments Listeners Kids Programs Connect Your Summer Around the World: On the Scene Be Creative: On the Scene Chow Down: On the Scene Mon, 26 May 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69004 at http://www.cantonpl.org Worlds of Wonder http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/worlds-wonder <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/exoplanet.preview.jpg" width="200" height="199" style="float:right;" />Exoplanets are being discovered at an astounding rate. Truly amazing worlds with incredible compositions roam our cosmos. Join us on August 12 from 2:00-3:00 PM as we learn some astonishing facts about exoplanets, design your own exo-world, savor a snack, and have some astronomical fun. This program is for tweens going into grades 5 through 7. <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003948&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Registration begins on May 26</a>.     <br />[<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/nasamarshall/9396469586/in/photolist-5s6HL6-69CeCe-fjkn3j-cndzA1-7tW4bb-foA3S8-8iW4Fd-8oNEHr-8iSQMc-5MozXD-6Cw3xW-62vh8J-8WX4av-5Ppsxs-cK7yDU-bjTyqN-6bsLT5-4E958H-eXLrCi-5omUpf-69vAGi-5p9Hgq-5E4cUx-69zAR7-9sDjbd-8FnAti-8iW4DE-5NAwum-5K6thT-7hUruE-dJXfkD-dkneVc-8ipRQG-bu1mAL-69vFaK-5GLcYz-5RD7bC-5CqhwE-4DRLRB-5qjFag-8Lg4wG-7E5cTq-5JJGWh-dZoKDd-dZi3Ui-dZi2XX-dZi3Fi-7bVjZ6-8Fm4Tp-8iSQHe">Exoplanet HD 189733b Eclipses Parent Star (NASA Cahndra 07/29/13)</a> by <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/nasamarshall/">NASA's Marshal Space Flight Center</a> is licensed under <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/">CC BY-SA 2.0]</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/worlds-wonder#comments Listeners Kids Programs Connect Your Summer Around the World: On the Scene Be Creative: On the Scene Geek Out: On the Scene Mon, 26 May 2014 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 69043 at http://www.cantonpl.org 2014 Coretta Scott King (Author) Book Award http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/2014-coretta-scott-king-author-book-award <p>This award recognizes an African American author of outstanding books for children and young adults.  </p><h3>This year's winner is:</h3><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1563134"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1563134.jpg" /></span>P.S. be eleven</a> by Rita Williams-Garcia</p> <br /><br /><h3>This year's honor books are:</h3><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573434"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573434.jpg" /></span>March. Book one</a> by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567466"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567466.jpg" /></span>Darius &amp; Twig</a> by Walter Dean Myers</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574752"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574752.jpg" /></span>Words with wings</a> by Nikki Grimes</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/2014-coretta-scott-king-author-book-award#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Fiction Non-fiction May We Suggest Books Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:34:59 +0000 goulds 67685 at http://www.cantonpl.org Newbery Award Winners for 2014 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/newbery-award-winners-2014 <p> </p><h3>The John Newbery Medal for 2014 has been awarded to:</h3><br /><p></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573238"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573238.jpg" /></span>Flora &amp; Ulysses: the illuminated adventures</a> by Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by K.G. Campbell</p><br /><br /><h3>Newbery Honor books for 2014 are:</h3><br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1566078"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1566078.jpg" /></span>Doll bones</a> by Holly Black ; with illustrations by Eliza Wheeler</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573250"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573250.jpg" /></span>The year of Billy Miller</a> by Kevin Henkes</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562790"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562790.jpg" /></span>One came home</a> by Amy Timberlake</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567338"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567338.jpg" /></span>Paperboy</a> by Vince Vawter</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/newbery-award-winners-2014#comments Kids Tweens Adults Parents Fiction Fantasy May We Suggest Books Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:05:18 +0000 goulds 67588 at http://www.cantonpl.org Dystopian Science Fiction for Fifth Grade http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dystopian-science-fiction-fifth-grade <p>Students in the fifth grade at Hoben have an assignment to read a science fiction book that has a dystopian theme. Here is a selection to get them started.<br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1577927"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1577927.jpg" /></span>Archon</a> by Lana Krumwiede</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1525270"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1525270.jpg" /></span>The Resisters</a> by Eric Nylund</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1575214"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1575214.jpg" /></span>Sky jumpers</a> by Peggy Eddleman</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574115"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574115.jpg" /></span>Wake up missing</a> by Kate Messner</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573232"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573232.jpg" /></span>Earthfall</a> by Mark Walden</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1550086"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1550086.jpg" /></span>Time snatchers</a> by Richard Ungar</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573230"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573230.jpg" /></span>Time trapped</a> by Richard Ungar</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569642"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569642.jpg" /></span>Bot Wars</a> by J.V. Kade</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569014"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569014.jpg" /></span>Starbounders</a> by Adam Jay Epstein and Andrew Jacobson</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568112"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568112.jpg" /></span>The Neptune Project</a> by Polly Holyoke</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567348"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567348.jpg" /></span>The planet thieves</a> by Dan Krokos</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547466"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547466.jpg" /></span>Crater: a Helium-3 novel</a> by Homer Hickam</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1566065"><span class="jacket"></span>The Ability</a> by M.M. Vaughan ; [illustrations by Iacopo Bruno]</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1565320"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1565320.jpg" /></span>After Earth: Kitai's journal</a> by adapted by Christine Peymani ; based on the screenplay by Gary Whitta and M. Night Shyamalan ; story by Will Smith ; sketches by Jason Katzenstein</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1530342"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1530342.jpg" /></span>You'll like it here (everybody does)</a> by Ruth White</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1491400"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1491400.jpg" /></span>Raiders' ransom</a> by Emily Diamand</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1463260"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1463260.jpg" /></span>Happenstance found</a> by P. W. Catanese</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496384"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496384.jpg" /></span>The clone codes</a> by Patricia C. McKissack, Fredrick L. McKissack, John McKissack</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1455828"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1455828.jpg" /></span>Cyberia</a> by Chris Lynch</p><br />--------------------------------------------------<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1269289"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1269289.jpg" /></span>The city of Ember</a> by Jeanne DuPrau</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1530380"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1530380.jpg" /></span>The giver</a> by Lois Lowry</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1388545"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1388545.jpg" /></span>The dreamwalker's child</a> by Steve Voake</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1059835"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1059835.jpg" /></span>Ender's game</a> by Orson Scott Card</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1205446"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1205446.jpg" /></span>Floodland</a> by Marcus Sedgwick ; wood engravings by the author</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1162284"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1162284.jpg" /></span>Among the hidden</a> by Margaret Peterson Haddix</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496542"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496542.jpg" /></span>The walls have eyes</a> by Clare B. Dunkle</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1353291"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1353291.jpg" /></span>Fourth World</a> by Kate Thompson</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510597"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510597.jpg" /></span>Museum of thieves</a> by Lian Tanner</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510627"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510627.jpg" /></span>The search for WondLa</a> by Tony DiTerlizzi ; with illustrations by the author</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1534053"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1534053.jpg" /></span>The Unwanteds</a> by Lisa McMann</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1550082"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1550082.jpg" /></span>Swipe</a> by Evan Angler</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1530347"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1530347.jpg" /></span>The boy at the end of the world</a> by Greg van Eekhout</p><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562812"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562812.jpg" /></span>Freakling</a> by Lana Krumwiede</p><br /><br /><p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dystopian-science-fiction-fifth-grade#comments Kids Tweens Parents Fiction Science Fiction May We Suggest school assignment school projects Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:44:45 +0000 goulds 66924 at http://www.cantonpl.org Target Family Reading Night: Halloween Howls http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/target-family-fun-night-halloween-howls <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/target%20family%20fun%20night_0.thumbnail.jpg" style="float:right;" />Children ages 4-8 with a caregiver are invited to join us <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003546">Wednesday, October 30 from 7:00-8:00 PM</a> for a spook-tacular evening. Hear a haunting tale, make a craft, play a game, and make some monster mash. Be sure to wear your Halloween costume for the annual Halloween parade through the library. Registration begins September 25 at 9:00 AM. This program is funded by the Target Store Early Childhood Reading Grant and the Friends of the Canton Public Library. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/target-family-fun-night-halloween-howls#comments Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Parents Children's program Wed, 25 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 goulds 65876 at http://www.cantonpl.org Mysteries for Tweens http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/mysteries-tweens <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1559299"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1559299.jpg" /></span>The secret cellar</a> by Michael D. Beil</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1534089"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1534089.jpg" /></span>It happened on a train</a> by Mac Barnett ; illustrations by Adam Rex</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1344087"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1344087.jpg" /></span>The secret in the old attic</a> by Carolyn Keene</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1475397"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1475397.jpg" /></span>The Hardy Boys, undercover brothers. Vol. 17. Word up!</a> by Scott Lobdell, writer ; Paulo Henrique Marcondes, artist ; based on the series by Franklin W. Dixon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1386810"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1386810.jpg" /></span>Gilda Joyce: the Ladies of the Lake</a> by Jennifer Allison</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1323620"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1323620.jpg" /></span>Chasing Vermeer</a> by Blue Balliett ; with artwork by Brett Helquist</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1477549"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1477549.jpg" /></span>Change-up: mystery at the World Series</a> by John Feinstein</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1503751"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1503751.jpg" /></span>Theodore Boone: kid lawyer</a> by John Grisham</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1371871"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1371871.jpg" /></span>The case of the missing marquess</a> by Nancy Springer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1210984"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1210984.jpg" /></span>The demon in the teahouse</a> by Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1336512"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1336512.jpg" /></span>Betrayal</a> by Patricia Finney writing as Grace Cavendish</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1454353"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1454353.jpg" /></span>The maze of bones</a> by Rick Riordan</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1158351"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1158351.jpg" /></span>Sammy Keyes and the hotel thief</a> by Wendelin Van Draanen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1035126"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1035126.jpg" /></span>The Westing game</a> by Ellen Raskin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564635"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564635.jpg" /></span>P.K. Pinkerton and the petrified man</a> by Caroline Lawrence</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/mysteries-tweens#comments Tweens Fiction Mystery Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Books Sleuth It Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:00:00 +0000 goulds 59070 at http://www.cantonpl.org Mysteries for Teens http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/mysteries-teens <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1494709"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1494709.jpg" /></span>Heist society</a> by Ally Carter</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523723"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523723.jpg" /></span>Death cloud</a> by Andrew Lane</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1349096"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1349096.jpg" /></span>Down the rabbit hole: an Echo Falls mystery</a> by Peter Abrahams</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1436178"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1436178.jpg" /></span>The mystery of the third Lucretia</a> by Susan Runholt</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564210"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564210.jpg" /></span>The innocents</a> by Lili Peloquin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567462"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567462.jpg" /></span>Game</a> by Barry Lyga</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562259"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562259.jpg" /></span>The Friday Society</a> by Adrienne Kress</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1274406"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1274406.jpg" /></span>Blood trail</a> by Nancy Springer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564164"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564164.jpg" /></span>Blind spot</a> by Laura Ellen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564171"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564171.jpg" /></span>Amber House</a> by Kelly Moore, Tucker Reed, Larkin Reed</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1564182"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1564182.jpg" /></span>Dead Girl Moon</a> by Charlie Price</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547245"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547245.jpg" /></span>The night she disappeared</a> by April Henry</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/mysteries-teens#comments Teens Fiction Mystery Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Books Sleuth It Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:00:00 +0000 goulds 59122 at http://www.cantonpl.org Children's Books on CD Have Moved http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/childrens-books-cd-have-moved <p>Children's Books on CD (formerly shelved in aisle #22) are now shelved with the Children's fiction books (aisles #15, #16, #17, #18). This will make it easier for patrons to find print books that are also available on CD so that they can follow along. It will also help kids to realize just how many wonderful, popular titles we have on CD.<br />It looks great thanks to a lot of work from our pages. Check it out!</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/childrens-books-cd-have-moved#comments Listeners Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Audiobook news Wed, 05 Jun 2013 00:53:57 +0000 goulds 59373 at http://www.cantonpl.org Scooby Snack and Snuggle http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/scooby-snack-and-snuggle Scooby lovers ages 4-8, come join us for an evening hour of fun. Make a craft, stir up some super Scooby chow, then sit back and relax watching a Scooby flick in your PJs.<br /><br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003397">When: July 29, 7:00-8:00 PM<br /></a>Registration begins: May 29 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/scooby-snack-and-snuggle#comments Kids Programs Connect Your Summer Childrens program Animal Lover Sleuth It Wed, 29 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 goulds 58912 at http://www.cantonpl.org