strande's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/strande en-US Realistic Fiction for Third Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-third-graders Like to keep your fiction firmly grounded in the real world? Try this list of realistic fiction titles.<br /><div> </div> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1033000"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1033000.jpg" /></span>Ramona the pest</a> by Beverly Cleary — Begins a series of tales about Ramona and her family. In this story, Ramona is in Kindergarten, but further adventures take place as she gets older.</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1088101"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1088101.jpg" /></span>Yang the youngest and his terrible ear</a> by Lensey Namioka</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1392737"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1392737.jpg" /></span>Clementine</a> by Sara Pennypacker<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> The beginning of a series. For more stories about Clementine, head to JFICTION PENNYPACKER. </span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1402614"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1402614.jpg" /></span>Dexter the tough</a> by Margaret Peterson Haddix</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1250618"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1250618.jpg" /></span>Starting with Alice</a> by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor — The beginning of a series about Alice, which actually follows her until she grows up.</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-third-graders#comments Kids Fiction Realistic Fiction Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:31:36 +0000 strande 77974 at http://www.cantonpl.org Biographies for Third Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-third-graders Looking for true stories about real people? Try some of these. Suggestions are geared toward third graders, but may appeal to everyone. <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1597161"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1597161.jpg" /></span>The house Baba built: an artist's childhood in China</a> by Ed Young, text as told to Libby Koponen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1546663"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1546663.jpg" /></span>Queen of the track: Alice Coachman: Olympic high-jump champion</a> by Heather Lang; illustrated by Floyd Cooper</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1578313"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1578313.jpg" /></span>The mad potter: George E. Ohr, eccentric genius</a> by Jan Greenberg &amp; Sandra Jordan</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568691"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568691.jpg" /></span>Mary Walker wears the pants: the true story of the doctor, reformer, and Civil War hero</a> by Cheryl Harness; illustrated by Carlo Molinari</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1599400"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1599400.jpg" /></span>Shackleton's journey</a> by William Grill</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-third-graders#comments Kids Non-fiction Biography Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:46:16 +0000 strande 77972 at http://www.cantonpl.org Read Aloud Nights during March is Reading Month http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/read-aloud-nights-during-march-reading-month <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/2014%20Man%20and%20Girl%20Listening.preview.JPG" alt="" style="float:right;" />"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child" (Dr. Seuss).<br /><br />In this case, join us during March is Reading Month while we pick up a book and read with <em>you</em>. We'll celebrate our love of reading by sharing some of our favorite picture books for older children and a few chapter book excerpts.<br /><br /> All ages are encouraged to stop by for a listen.<br /><br /> Tuesday, March 17 from 7:00-7:30 PM<br /> Tuesday, March 31 from 7:00-7:30 PM http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/read-aloud-nights-during-march-reading-month#comments Kids Teens Adults Programs Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 strande 77394 at http://www.cantonpl.org Assignment: Autobiography http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/assignment-autobiography True stories of real people can be fascinating, even more so when told in their own voice. Enjoy a selection of autobiographies.<br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568700"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568700.jpg" /></span>Alex Ko: from Iowa to Broadway, my Billy Elliot story</a> by Alex Ko</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568684"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568684.jpg" /></span>Believe: the victorious story of Eric LeGrand</a> by Eric LeGrand with Mike Yorkey</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1059086"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1059086.jpg" /></span>Boy: tales of childhood</a> by Roald Dahl</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1410422"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1410422.jpg" /></span>Cheaper by the dozen</a> by Frank B. Gilbreth, Jr., Ernestine Gilbreth Carey</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1578320"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1578320.jpg" /></span>Code name Pauline: memoirs of a World War II special agent</a> by Pearl Witherington Cornioley with Hervé Larroque ; edited by Kathryn J. Atwood</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1419028"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1419028.jpg" /></span>Tasting the sky: a Palestinian childhood</a> by Ibtisam Barakat</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1615333"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1615333.jpg" /></span>Stories of my life</a> by Katherine Paterson</p> </div><br /><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1556839"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1556839.jpg" /></span>I will not leave you comfortless: a memoir</a> by Jeremy Jackson</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1615525"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1615525.jpg" /></span>Taking flight: from war orphan to star ballerina</a> by Michaela DePrince with Elaine DePrince</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532647"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532647.jpg" /></span>Nourishment: feeding my starving soul when my mind and body betrayed me</a> by Melissa Binstock</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610522"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610522.jpg" /></span>Popular a memoir: Vintage wisdom for a modern geek</a> by Maya Van Wagenen</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434162"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434162.jpg" /></span>Three little words: a memoir</a> by Ashley Rhodes-Courter</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596529"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596529.jpg" /></span>This star won't go out: the life and words of Esther Grace Earl</a> by Esther Earl with Lori and Wayne Earl ; introduction by John Green</p> </div><br /><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1605661"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1605661.jpg" /></span>Hard choices</a> by Hillary Rodham Clinton</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1044171"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1044171.jpg" /></span>I know why the caged bird sings</a> by Maya Angelou</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1414552"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1414552.jpg" /></span>Night</a> by Elie Wiesel ; translated from the French by Marion Wiesel</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1442776"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1442776.jpg" /></span>Long walk to freedom: the autobiography of Nelson Mandela</a> by Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1173685"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1173685.jpg" /></span>An autobiography: the story of my experiments with truth</a> by Mohandas K. Gandhi ; translated from the original in Gujarati by Mahadev Desai ; with a foreword by Sissela Bok</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1083269"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1083269.jpg" /></span>Me: stories of my life</a> by Katharine Hepburn</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1512013"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1512013.jpg" /></span>Autobiography of Mark Twain. Volume 1</a> by Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Diane Myrick</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record">Look for these subject headings as well, to find more:</p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/dAutobiographies+--+Juvenile+literature/dautobiographies+juvenile+literature/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CB/exact&amp;FF=dautobiographies+juvenile+literature&amp;1%2C49%2C">Autobiographies - Juvenile Literature</a></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/dAutobiographies+--+Juvenile+literature/dautobiographies+juvenile+literature/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CB/exact&amp;FF=dautobiography&amp;1%2C27%2C">Autobiography</a></p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/assignment-autobiography#comments Teens Adults Non-fiction Biography Assignments autobiography School Assignments Wed, 18 Feb 2015 23:55:34 +0000 strande 77806 at http://www.cantonpl.org Realistic Fiction for Second Grade http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-second-grade Looking for books about regular folk? No fairies or princesses, mysteries, or history here.<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1386825"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1386825.jpg" /></span>Ivy and Bean</a> by written by Annie Barrows <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">Looking for tales of friendship? Check out all the Ivy and Bean books at J FICTION BARROWS.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1027554"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1027554.jpg" /></span>Freckle juice</a> by Judy Blume <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">For anyone who thought having freckles is a good idea because they disguise the dirt on your neck.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1250613"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1250613.jpg" /></span>Gooney Bird Greene</a> by Lois Lowry <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">All about an imaginative second-grader who likes to tell stories.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1525218"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1525218.jpg" /></span>EllRay Jakes is not a chicken</a> by Sally Warner <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">EllRay Jakes is trying to stay out of trouble so he can earn an exceptional reward. For other EllRay Jakes stories, check J FICTION WARNER.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1448844"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1448844.jpg" /></span>Alvin Ho allergic to girls, school, and other scary things</a> by Lenore Look<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">— Read more about seven-year-old Alvin Ho and his fears by searching for the title <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=Alvin+Ho&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Alvin Ho</a>.</span></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-second-grade#comments Kids Fiction Realistic Fiction May We Suggest Leveled Booklist second grade reading Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:43:33 +0000 strande 77645 at http://www.cantonpl.org Biographies for Second Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-second-graders Looking for true stories about real people? Try some of these and be inspired. Suggestions are geared toward second graders, but can be enjoyed by many ages.<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568683"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568683.jpg" /></span>Imogen: the mother of modernism and three boys</a> by Amy Novesky <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">An introduction to a little-known photographer, who blended career, art, and family.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568693"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568693.jpg" /></span>The Beatles were fab (and they were funny)</a> by Kathleen Krull and Paul Brewer <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">Don't forget to accompany a reading of this band biography with </span><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S6?/aBeatles/abeatles/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CB/exact&amp;FF=abeatles&amp;1%2C51%2C" style="line-height:1.22;">some music</a><span style="line-height:1.22;">. </span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582910"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1582910.jpg" /></span>Footwork: the story of Fred and Adele Astaire</a> by Roxane Orgill <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">An easy reader biography of the Astaire dance partnership before it became all about Fred and Ginger.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604122"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604122.jpg" /></span>Jubilee!: one man's big, bold, and very, very loud celebration of peace</a> by Alicia Potter <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">After the American Civil War, one man organizes the biggest and loudest concert to celebrate.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568681"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568681.jpg" /></span>Look up!: Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer</a> by Robert Burleigh <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">—</span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.22;">A story to inspire scientists, male and female alike. And don't forget to look up at the night sky yourself!</span></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-second-graders#comments Kids Non-fiction Biography May We Suggest Tue, 03 Feb 2015 16:38:53 +0000 strande 77644 at http://www.cantonpl.org Teen Book Awards 2015: The Michael L. Printz Award http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-book-awards-2015-michael-l-printz-award <div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">If you're looking for a recommended teen book, try one of these. </span>The Michael L. Printz Award is bestowed yearly on books that demonstrate excellence in young adult literature. For more information on this and other awards, check the <a href="http://www.ala.org/yalsa/printz">YALSA Website</a>. </div><br /><h3>2015 Michael L. Printz Winner</h3><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610457"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610457.jpg" /></span>I'll give you the sun</a> by Jandy Nelson</p> </div><br /><div><h3>2015 Michael L. Printz Honor Books</h3></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596498"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596498.jpg" /></span>And we stay</a> by Jenny Hubbard</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1617741"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1617741.jpg" /></span>Carnival at Bray: a novel</a> by Jessie Ann Foley</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596537"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596537.jpg" /></span>Grasshopper jungle</a> by a history by Andrew Smith</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602814"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602814.jpg" /></span>This one summer</a> by Mariko Tamaki, Jillian Tamaki</p> </div><br /> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/teen-book-awards-2015-michael-l-printz-award#comments Teens award Awards Teen Literature Youth Media Awards Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:35:44 +0000 strande 77621 at http://www.cantonpl.org Awards for Beginning Reader Books http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/awards-beginning-reader-books <div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"> Today the American Library Association announces its Youth Book &amp; Media Awards, including the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award. Many of us know and love<a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/aseuss/aseuss/1%2C3%2C123%2CB/exact&amp;FF=aseuss+dr&amp;1%2C121%2C">Dr. Seuss</a>, an author who created engaging stories for beginning readers, and this award celebrates books that continue that tradition today. If you need a fun suggestion for a beginning reader, this list has some great ideas. For more information about this award and its recipients, check the<a href="http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/geiselaward">ALA website</a>.</span> <br /></div> <br /><h3><strong>2015 Award Recipients and Honor Books:</strong><br /></h3><div> <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611257"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611257.jpg" /></span>You are (not) small</a> by Anna King ; illustrated by Christopher Weyant</p> </div><div> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1618672"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1618672.jpg" /></span>Mr. Putter &amp; Tabby turn the page</a> by Cynthia Rylant ; illustrated by Arthur Howard</p> </div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> <div> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1601410"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1601410.jpg" /></span>Waiting is not easy!</a> by Mo Willems</p> <br /><br /><br /><h4></h4><h3><strong>Past Award Recipients and Honor Books:</strong></h3></div></div><div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568743"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568743.jpg" /></span>The watermelon seed</a> by Greg Pizzoli</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1567069"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1567069.jpg" /></span>Ball</a> by word and pictures by Mary Sullivan</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568600"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568600.jpg" /></span>A big guy took my ball!</a> by Mo Willems</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568559"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568559.jpg" /></span>Penny and her marble</a> by Kevin Henkes</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544511"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1544511.jpg" /></span>Up, tall and high!</a> by Ethan Long</p><br /></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1549988"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1549988.jpg" /></span>Let's go for a drive!</a> by Mo Willems</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553083"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1553083.jpg" /></span>Pete the cat and his four groovy buttons</a> created &amp; illustrated by James Dean ; story by Eric Litwin</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1554448"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1554448.jpg" /></span>Rabbit &amp; Robot: the sleepover</a> by Cece Bell</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1552407"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1552407.jpg" /></span>Tales for very picky eaters</a> by Josh Schneider</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523103"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523103.jpg" /></span>I broke my trunk!</a> by Mo Willems</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1535404"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1535404.jpg" /></span>I want my hat back</a> by Jon Klassen</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568565"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568565.jpg" /></span>See me run</a> by Paul Meisel</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1513479"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1513479.jpg" /></span>Bink &amp; Gollie</a> by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGhee; illustrated by Tony Fucile</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508304"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508304.jpg" /></span>Ling &amp; Ting: not exactly the same!</a> by Grace Lin</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1513997"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1513997.jpg" /></span>We are in a book!</a> by Mo Willems</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1478632"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1478632.jpg" /></span>Benny and Penny in the big no-no!: a Toon Book</a> by Geoffrey Hayes</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1509572"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1509572.jpg" /></span>I spy Fly Guy!</a> by Tedd Arnold</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1538839"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1538839.jpg" /></span>Little Mouse gets ready: a toon book</a> by Jeff Smith</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1519587"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1519587.jpg" /></span>Mouse and Mole, fine feathered friends</a> by Wong Herbert Yee</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1469769"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1469769.jpg" /></span>Pearl and Wagner: one funny day</a> by Kate McMullan; pictures by R.W. Alley</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1566039"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1566039.jpg" /></span>Chicken said, "Cluck!"</a> by Judyann Ackerman Grant; pictures by Sue Truesdell</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1460566"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1460566.jpg" /></span>One boy</a> by Laura Vaccaro Seeger</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1455166"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1455166.jpg" /></span>Stinky: a toon book</a> by Eleanor Davis</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1464053"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1464053.jpg" /></span>Wolfsnail: a backyard predator</a> by Sarah C. Campbell; photographs by Sarah C. Campbell and Richard P. Campbell</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434982"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434982.jpg" /></span>There is a bird on your head!</a> by Mo Willems</p></div><div><p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425835"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425835.jpg" /></span>First the egg</a> by Laura Vaccaro Seeger</p><p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"><span class="Apple-tab-span"> </span>   </span></p><p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></p><p class="book-record"><span style="line-height:1.22;"></span></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1597100"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1597100.jpg" /></span>Hello, bumblebee bat</a> by Darrin Lunde ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne</p> <p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></p><p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></p><p class="book-record" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1429406"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1429406.jpg" /></span>Jazz baby</a> by Lisa Wheeler ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1439618"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1439618.jpg" /></span>Vulture view</a> by April Pulley Sayre ; illustrated by Steve Jenkins</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1393579"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1393579.jpg" /></span>Zelda and Ivy, the runaways</a> by Laura McGee Kvasnosky</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1389858"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1389858.jpg" /></span>Mercy Watson goes for a ride</a> by Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Chris van Dusen</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1394169"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1394169.jpg" /></span>Move over, Rover</a> by Karen Beaumont ; [illustrated by] Jane Dyer</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1405324"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1405324.jpg" /></span>Not a box</a> by Antoinette Portis</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1353685"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1353685.jpg" /></span>Henry and Mudge and the great grandpas</a> by story by Cynthia Rylant ; pictures by Sucie Stevenson</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1467766"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1467766.jpg" /></span>Hi! Fly Guy</a> by Tedd Arnold</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1347798"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1347798.jpg" /></span>A splendid friend, indeed</a> by Suzanne Bloom</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1350553"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1350553.jpg" /></span>Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa</a> by written by Erica Silverman ; painted by Betsy Lewin</p></div><div style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1365374"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1365374.jpg" /></span>Amanda Pig and the really hot day</a> by Jean Van Leeuwen ; pictures by Ann Schweninger</p></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/awards-beginning-reader-books#comments Beginning Readers Fiction award Awards Youth Media Awards Mon, 02 Feb 2015 16:18:09 +0000 strande 77616 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sunday Funday: Snowflake Brain Break http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sunday-funday-snowflake-brain-break <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Snowflake.preview.png" alt="" class="image image-preview selected" width="200" height="176" style="float:right;" /> Join us for another drop-in Sunday Funday. Give your brain a break from studying, and come in to play a board game, or just make a basic snowflake. <br /><div><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004213&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Sunday, February 22, noon - 2:00 PM</a></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sunday-funday-snowflake-brain-break#comments Arts and Crafts Kids Tweens Parents Programs Activities crafting Making Study Break Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 strande 77159 at http://www.cantonpl.org Dance Your Fanny Off http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dance-your-fanny-6 <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/disco%20ball%20by%20dichohecho.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" /> Families with young children can join us for a freestyle dance party for our littlest patrons. Everyone gets movin' and groovin' to some great dance tunes.<br /><br /><div>Designed for new walkers up to 5 years old to get moving with their caregivers, dancing is a great way to have some fun. </div><div><br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004210&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Tuesday, February 17 @ 10:00-10:30 AM</a></div><div>Monday, March 9 @ 10:00-10:30 AM</div><div>Friday, March 27 @ 2:00-2:30 PM</div><div><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></div><div><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></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dance-your-fanny-6#comments Kids Programs Dance music play Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 strande 77158 at http://www.cantonpl.org Biographies for First Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-first-graders Looking for true stories about real people? Try some of these. Suggestions are geared toward first graders.<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1521396"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1521396.jpg" /></span>The little plant doctor: a story about George Washington Carver</a> by Jean Marzollo <span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;">—</span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">An introduction to the life of George Washington Carver.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544372"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1544372.jpg" /></span>Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer</a> by Carole Gerber<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;">—</span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">A biography about an early female astronomer.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570617"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570617.jpg" /></span>War dogs</a> by Kathryn Selbert<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;">—</span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"> </span>And for another story about a real-life celebrity and her dog, try <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568965~S10">Mister and Lady Day</a>.</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572304"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572304.jpg" /></span>Flying solo: how Ruth Elder soared into America's heart</a> by Julie Cummins<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;">—</span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">An alternative to the multitude of books on Amelia Earhart.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582902"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1582902.jpg" /></span>To dare mighty things: the life of Theodore Roosevelt</a> by Doreen Rappaport<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> </span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;">—</span><span style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"> </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">Looking for a president to learn about? Try Teddy Roosevelt (and nearby are biographies on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/dRoosevelt%2C+Franklin+D.+%28Franklin+Delano%29%2C+1882-1945+--+Juvenile+literature/droosevelt+franklin+d+franklin+delano+1882+1945+juvenile+literature/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CB/exact&amp;FF=droosevelt+franklin+d+franklin+delano+1882+1945+juvenile+literature&amp;1%2C16%2C">Franklin Delano</a> and <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/dRoosevelt%2C+Eleanor/droosevelt+eleanor/1%2C14%2C68%2CB/exact&amp;FF=droosevelt+eleanor+1884+1962+juvenile+literature&amp;1%2C11%2C/indexsort=-">Eleanor</a>).</span></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-first-graders#comments Beginning Readers Kids Non-fiction Biography May We Suggest Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:47:38 +0000 strande 76937 at http://www.cantonpl.org Realistic Fiction for First Grade http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-first-grade Want stories about regular people like you? Try these suggestions.<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1513479"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1513479.jpg" /></span>Bink &amp; Gollie</a> by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGhee<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> — </span><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif;font-size:11pt;line-height:115%;">This is the start of a series about two very different friends. Look for the rest of the Bink and Gollie stories at JFICTION DICAMILLO.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1073235"><span class="jacket"></span>Henry and Mudge</a> by Cynthia Rylant<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> — </span>find more in this series by searching for <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=t&amp;searcharg=Henry+and+Mudge&amp;searchscope=10&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Henry and Mudge</a>.</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1420390"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1420390.jpg" /></span>Soupy Saturdays: with the Pain &amp; the Great One</a> by Judy Blume <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">— </span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">Sibling rivalry abounds. More stories about Pain and the Great One in the fiction shelves at JFICTION BLUME.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1061680"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1061680.jpg" /></span>The stories Julian tells</a> by Ann Cameron <span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">— Look for more stories about Julian and his friend Gloria nearby at JFICTION CAMERON.</span></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1617696"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1617696.jpg" /></span>Dory Fantasmagory</a> by Abby Hanlon<span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">— About a little sister whose nickname is is "Rascal."</span></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/realistic-fiction-first-grade#comments Beginning Readers Kids Fiction Realistic Fiction May We Suggest Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:10:20 +0000 strande 77139 at http://www.cantonpl.org Dance Your Fanny Off http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dance-your-fanny-5 <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/disco%20ball%20by%20dichohecho.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" /> Families with young children can join us for a freestyle dance party for our littlest patrons. Everyone gets movin' and groovin' to some great dance tunes.<br /><br /><div>Designed for new walkers up to 5 years old to get moving with their caregivers, dancing is a great way to have some fun. </div><div><br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004131&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Tuesday, December 23 @ 7:00 PM</a><br /></div><div><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004133&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Monday, December 29 @ 10:00 AM</a></div><div><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></div><div><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></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dance-your-fanny-5#comments Health Babies Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Programs Dance dancing families Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 strande 75263 at http://www.cantonpl.org 100 Page Biographies http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-100-and-200-pages Searching for a biography that's just the right size? The following biographies have between 100 and 200 pages. Additional 100-page biographies can be found in the <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/tWho+Was&amp;searchscope=3">Who Was</a> series and the <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S3?/tSterling+biographies">Sterling Biographies</a> series.<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1419019"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1419019.jpg" /></span>John Adams, the writer: a treasury of letters, diaries, and public documents</a> by compiled and edited by Carolyn P. Yoder</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1262987"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1262987.jpg" /></span>John &amp; Abigail Adams: an American love story</a> by Judith St. George</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1250280"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1250280.jpg" /></span>Ansel Adams: America's photographer ; a biography for young people</a> by Beverly Gherman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1322860"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1322860.jpg" /></span>The voice that challenged a nation: Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights</a> by Russell Freedman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1322859"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1322859.jpg" /></span>Failure is impossible: the story of Susan B. Anthony</a> by Lisa Frederiksen Bohannon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1226530"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1226530.jpg" /></span>Archimedes and the door of science ; pictures by the author</a> by Jeanne Bendick</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1399193"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1399193.jpg" /></span>Traitor, the case of Benedict Arnold</a> by Jean Fritz</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1473222"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1473222.jpg" /></span>Attila the Hun: leader of the barbarian hordes</a> by Sean Stewart Price</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1162223"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1162223.jpg" /></span>Jane Austen</a> by Deirdre Le Faye</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201757"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1201757.jpg" /></span>Robert Ballard: oceanographer who discovered the Titanic</a> by Christine M. Hill</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1446891"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1446891.jpg" /></span>Tiki Barber: all-pro on and off the field</a> by Tom Needham</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1481275"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1481275.jpg" /></span>The great and only Barnum: the tremendous, stupendous life of showman P.T. Barnum</a> by Candace Fleming ; illustrated by Ray Fenwick</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532034"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532034.jpg" /></span>Clara Barton</a> by Stephen Krensky</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1310421"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1310421.jpg" /></span>Say it with music: the story of Irving Berlin</a> by Nancy Furstinger</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1065738"><span class="jacket"></span>Mary McLeod Bethune: a great American educator</a> by Patricia C. McKissack</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1275270"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1275270.jpg" /></span>Tony Blair</a> by Bonnie Hinman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1275267"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1275267.jpg" /></span>Niels Bohr: physicist and humanitarian</a> by Naomi Pasachoff</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1138158"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1138158.jpg" /></span>Margaret Bourke-White: a photographer's life</a> by Emily Keller</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1176858"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1176858.jpg" /></span>William Bradford: Plymouth's faithful pilgrim</a> by Gary D. Schmidt</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201698"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1201698.jpg" /></span>Ralph Bunche: winner of the Nobel Peace Prize</a> by Anne Schraff</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1231639"><span class="jacket"></span>Aaron Burr and the young nation</a> by W. Scott Ingram</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1407131"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1407131.jpg" /></span>Laura Bush: teacher, librarian, and First Lady</a> by Dina E. Forbes</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1457062"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1457062.jpg" /></span>Meg Cabot</a> by Camille-Yvette Welsch ; foreward by Kyle Zimmer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1498668"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1498668.jpg" /></span>Who on earth is Archie Carr?: protector of sea turtles</a> by Christine Webster</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1077206"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1077206.jpg" /></span>Jimmy Carter</a> by Ed Slavin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1439401"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1439401.jpg" /></span>The groundbreaking, chance-taking life of George Washington Carver and science &amp; invention in America</a> by written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1172925"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1172925.jpg" /></span>Mary Cassatt: portrait of an American impressionist</a> by Tom Streissguth</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1451698"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1451698.jpg" /></span>Painting the wild frontier: the art and adventures of George Catlin</a> by Susanna Reich</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1186398"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1186398.jpg" /></span>Charlie Chaplin: genius of the silent screen</a> by Ruth Turk</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508298"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508298.jpg" /></span>Johnny Appleseed: "select good seeds and plant them in good ground"</a> by Richard Worth</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201712"><span class="jacket"></span>Charlemagne</a> by Timothy Levi Biel</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1189095"><span class="jacket"></span>Agatha Christie: writer of mystery</a> by Carol Dommermuth- Costa</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1463725"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1463725.jpg" /></span>Cleopatra: Egypt's last and greatest queen</a> by Susan Blackaby</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1465996"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1465996.jpg" /></span>Claudette Colvin: twice toward justice</a> by Phillip Hoose</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1110576"><span class="jacket"></span>Constantine</a> by Nancy Zinsser Walworth</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1089378"><span class="jacket"></span>James Cook</a> by Zachary Kent</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1315641"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1315641.jpg" /></span>Calvin Coolidge</a> by Michael Geoffrey Allen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1255293"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1255293.jpg" /></span>Nicholas Copernicus and the founding of modern astronomy</a> by Todd Goble</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1377850"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1377850.jpg" /></span>The forbidden schoolhouse: the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students.</a> by Suzanne Jurmain</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1523583"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1523583.jpg" /></span>Davy Crockett</a> by Judy L. Hasday</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1404086"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1404086.jpg" /></span>Something out of nothing: Marie Curie and radium</a> by Carla Killough McClafferty</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201727"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1201727.jpg" /></span>George Armstrong Custer: Civil War general and western legend</a> by Zachary Kent</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434070"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434070.jpg" /></span>Mad for Miley: an unauthorized biography</a> by Lauren Alexander</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1059086"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1059086.jpg" /></span>Boy: tales of childhood</a> by Roald Dahl</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1470076"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1470076.jpg" /></span>Young Charles Darwin and the voyage of the Beagle</a> by Ruth Ashby</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1492593"><span class="jacket"></span>Jefferson Davis: president of the Confederacy</a> by Jean Kinney Williams</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1178832"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1178832.jpg" /></span>Tomie dePaola: his art &amp; his stories</a> by Barbara Elleman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1093781"><span class="jacket"></span>Hernando de Soto</a> by Robert Carson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1546041"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1546041.jpg" /></span>Diana, Princess of Wales: humanitarian</a> by Sherry Beck Paprocki</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1328170"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1328170.jpg" /></span>Joe DiMaggio</a> by Lois Sakany</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1353798"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1353798.jpg" /></span>Abner Doubleday: boy baseball pioneer</a> by written by Montrew Dunham ; illustrated by Cathy Morrison</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1021078"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1021078.jpg" /></span>Frederick Douglass</a> by Sharman Apt Russell ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1171203"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1171203.jpg" /></span>The mysterious case of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle</a> by Cynthia Adams</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201744"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1201744.jpg" /></span>W.E.B. Du Bois: champion of civil rights</a> by Mark Rowh</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1004760"><span class="jacket"></span>Lost star: the story of Amelia Earhart</a> by Patricia Lauber</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1498672"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1498672.jpg" /></span>Who on earth is Sylvia Earle?: undersea explorer of the ocean</a> by Susan E. Reichard</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1015028"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1015028.jpg" /></span>Behind rebel lines: the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy</a> by Seymour Reit</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1179380"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1179380.jpg" /></span>Einstein: visionary scientist</a> by John B. Severance</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1488603"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1488603.jpg" /></span>Albert Einstein</a> by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1036545"><span class="jacket"></span>Dwight David Eisenhower, president</a> by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1041047"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1041047.jpg" /></span>Queen Eleanor, independent spirit of the Medieval world: a biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine</a> by Polly Schoyer Brooks</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1034936"><span class="jacket"></span>Duke: the musical life of Duke Ellington</a> by Bill Gutman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1030499"><span class="jacket"></span>Leif Eriksson, first voyager to America</a> by Shippen, Katherine Binney, 1892-</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1572297"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1572297.jpg" /></span>Young Jerry Ford: athlete and citizen</a> by Hendrik Booraem, V</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1029766"><span class="jacket"></span>Amos Fortune: free man</a> by Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1427225"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1427225.jpg" /></span>Bone detective: the story of forensic anthropologist Diane France</a> by Lorraine Jean Hopping</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1105716"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1105716.jpg" /></span>Anne Frank, beyond the diary: a photographic remembrance</a> by Rian Verhoeven</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1227481"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1227481.jpg" /></span>B. Franklin, printer</a> by David A. Adler</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1226523"><span class="jacket"></span>Who was Ben Franklin?</a> by Dennis Brindell Fradin ; illustrated by John O'Brien</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1201754"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1201754.jpg" /></span>Aretha Franklin: Motown superstar</a> by Silvia Anne Sheafer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1406237"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1406237.jpg" /></span>Sigmund Freud</a> by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1181892"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1181892.jpg" /></span>Robert Fulton: inventor and steamboat builder</a> by James M. Flammang</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1145121"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1145121.jpg" /></span>Galileo: astronomer and physicist</a> by Paul Hightower</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1162187"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1162187.jpg" /></span>Galileo Galilei: first physicist</a> by James MacLachlan</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1039998"><span class="jacket"></span>A deaf child listened: Thomas Gallaudet, pioneer in American education</a> by Anne E. Neimark</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1492582"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1492582.jpg" /></span>Indira Gandhi: daughter of India</a> by Carol Dommermuth- Costa</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1337482"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1337482.jpg" /></span>Marcus Garvey: controversial champion of black pride</a> by Anne Schraff</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1473226"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1473226.jpg" /></span>Bill Gates: entrepreneur and philanthropist</a> by Jeanne M. Lesinski</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1468098"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1468098.jpg" /></span>Lou Gehrig</a> by Ronald A. 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Schuman</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/biographies-100-and-200-pages#comments Tweens Teens Biography May We Suggest 100 page Reports school assignment school projects Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:44:12 +0000 strande 59080 at http://www.cantonpl.org ABC Activity Time http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/abc-activity-time-12 ABC Activity Time will begin Monday, January 5. This is an informal session where parents, caregivers, children and babies meet together in a relaxed environment. This drop-in playtime includes sensory activities, puzzles, and matching games for children ages birth to 5, with caregiver. No registration required. Program takes place in the Community Room, unless otherwise noted.<br /><br /><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/1669646306.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" /> ABC Activity Times, January 5-February 14: <ul><li>Mondays 10:30-11:00 AM</li> <li>Tuesdays 10:30-11:00 AM (Purple Room)</li> <li>Tuesdays 7:30-8:00 PM (Purple Room)</li> <li>Wednesdays 10:30-11:00 AM</li> <li>Thursdays 10:30-11:00 AM</li> <li>Thursdays 7:30-8:00 PM (Purple Room)</li> <li>Fridays 1:30-2:00 PM (Purple Room)</li> <li>Saturdays 10:30-11:00 AM (Purple Room)</li> </ul><br />NOTE: Construction will begin in the library lobby on Monday, January 5. ABC Activity Times will still take place, but watch the website and signs for updates to locations and what entrances are open. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/abc-activity-time-12#comments Listeners Kids Programs Connect Your Summer Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:54:24 +0000 strande 76831 at http://www.cantonpl.org