Spring 1865: the closing campaigns of the Civil War by Perry D. Jamieson
The residence: inside the private world of the White House by Kate Andersen Brower
1920: the year that made the decade roar by Eric Burns
Fracture: life and culture in the West, 1918-1938 by Philipp Blom
Summer is coming, and #cysisawesome!
Connect Your Summer, the Canton Public Library's summer reading program, kicks off on June 1! Whenever you read, attend a library program, or do an activity in the library, you can claim badges online. The more badges you earn, the more chances you have for winning prizes! For more information, check out a refresher on how to participate in Connect Your Summer.
Get ready to have a super mega ultra summer!
Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7:30 PM
- Call the Meeting to Order
- Call to Audience (5 min. maximum)
- Approval of Agenda
- Approval of General Meeting Minutes
- Report of the Library Director
- Trustee Comments
- Committee Reports
- Financial Committee
- Unfinished Business and General Orders
- New Business
- Transfer of Endowment Fund
- Bond Redemption Options
- Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Policy (1st Reading)
- Strategic Plan Update
- Call to Audience (5 min. maximum)
Gripping, fast-paced, and filled with the fascinating historical detail for which he is famous, The Inner Circle is a thrilling novel that showcases a brilliant author writing at the height of his craft.
Participating libraries will host events relating to The Inner Circle this May and June, including a special book discussion June 14th at 1pm, and author Brad Meltzer will appear in person at two events on June 22nd.
Due to popular demand, a ticket will be required for both author appearances. Tickets are free but limited and will be given away at the Information Desk on a first come, first serve basis to Canton Public Library cardholders in good standing.
Monday, June 22nd at 2 PM
Rochester Church of Christ
250 W. Avon Rd.
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
Kate the great: except when she's not by Suzy Becker
Tales from a not-so-happily ever after by Rachel Renée Russell with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell
Guys read: funny business by edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Mac Barnett ... [et al.] ; with illustrations by Adam Rex
The call of the bully: a Rodney Rathbone novel by Scott Starkey
The barftastic life of Louie Burger by Jenny Meyerhoff ; with pictures by Jason Week
The case of the dinosaur birds by John R. Erickson ; illustrations by Gerald L. Holmes
The adventures of Captain Underpants: an epic novel by Dav Pilkey
Henry and the paper route by Cleary, Beverly
Big Nate doodlepalooza by Lincoln Peirce
Chocolate fever by Robert Kimmel Smith ; illustrated by Gioia Fiammenghi
Anyone but me by Nancy Krulik ; illustrated by John & Wendy
Judy Moody: around the world in 8 1/2 days by Megan McDonald ; illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Louis Darling
The Bride of Frankenstein doesn't bake cookies by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones ; illustrated by John Steven Gurney
The case of the coyote invasion by John R. Erickson ; illustrations by Gerald L. Holmes
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish ; pictures by Fritz Siebel
Cloudy with a chance of meatballs by written by Judi Barrett ; and drawn by Ron Barrett
Cock-a-doodle oops! by Lori Degman ; illustrated by Deborah Zemke
Big surprise in the bug tank by Ruth Horowitz ; pictures by Joan Holub
Tales for very picky eaters by Josh Schneider
Imogene's antlers by David Small
Mrs. McNosh hangs up her wash by Sarah Weeks ; pictures by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Animals should definitely not wear clothing by written by Judi Barrett and drawn by Ron Barrett
The silly book by Babette Cole
Big chickens by Leslie Helakoski ; illustrated by Henry Cole
70 years ago, on May 8, 1945, the Allies accepted the unconditional surrender of Germany, ending World War II in Europe, and setting off massive celebrations around the world.
The day the war ended: May 8, 1945—victory in Europe by Martin Gilbert
The guns at last light: the war in Western Europe, 1944- 1945 by Rick Atkinson