October 2, 2013 | madame librarian
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September 24, 2013 | madame librarian
- brothers and sisters
- economic conditions
- life changing events
- police investigations
- race relations
- May We Suggest
- Realistic Fiction
Canton Seniors Book Group will meet on Thursday, October 24 from 2:00-3:00PM in Canton Public Library's Group Study Room A. We will be discussing Say Nice Things About Detroit by Scott Lassiter. Copies of the book are distributed at the meeting or request a copy at the Adult Help Desk. No registration required.
Say Nice Things About Detroit by Scott Lasser. After his divorce and the death of his son David Halpert escapes to his hometown Detroit, and becomes involved in a murder investigation when he learns about the shooting of his high school girlfriend Natalie and her black half-brother, Dirk, and becomes romantically involved with Natalie's sister.
September 16, 2013 | Ellen
September 14, 2013 | Brad B.
September 12, 2013 | SuzyQ
Are you somebody: the accidental memoir of a Dublin woman by Nuala O'Faolain
Blackbird: a childhood lost and found by Jennifer Lauck
A charmed life: growing up in Macbeth's castle by Liza Campbell
Daughter of the Queen of Sheba by Jacki Lyden
Don't let's go to the dogs tonight: an African childhood by Alexandra Fuller
September 10, 2013 | daviscrl
One of the hottest new trends in diets and cooking is the Paleo Diet. Popularly known as the 'caveman diet' it focuses mainly on fish, grass-fed pasture raised meats, eggs, vegetables, fruit, fungi, roots, and nuts, and excludes grains, legumes, dairy products, potatoes, refined salt, refined sugar, and processed oils.
Paleo cookbook for dummies by Dr. Kellyann Petrucci
Paleo fitness: primal training and nutrition to get lean, strong and healthy by Darryl Edwards with Brett Stewart and Jason Warner
Quick & easy paleo comfort foods: 150 delicious gluten- free recipes by Julie and Charles Mayfield ; foreword by New York Times bestselling author Robb Wolf ; photography by Mark Adams
Living paleo for dummies by Melissa Joulwan and Kellyann Petrucci
September 7, 2013 | madame librarian
- Movies & Television
- Dick Cavett
- Lake Michigan
- private detectives
- World War II-Pacific Theater
- May We Suggest
- Historical Fiction
A 1,000-mile walk on the beach: one woman's trek of the perimeter of Lake Michigan by Loreen Niewenhuis
Goodnight, Irene: an Irene Kelly mystery by Jan Burke
Prime Kenny Burrell [sound recording]: live at the Downtown Room by Burrell, Kenny
The ghosts of Bungo Suido [sound recording] by P.T. Deutermann
September 6, 2013 | madame librarian
September and it's back to school. Maybe time to re-read a classic. A book read at seventeen isn't the same book read decades later...
The Europeans [Large print]: a sketch by Henry James
The End of the Affair [large print] by Graham Greene
Wuthering Heights [Large print] by Emily Brontë
Pride and Prejudice [large print] by Jane Austen
Lord Jim [Large print] by Joseph Conrad ; edited by Cedric Watts and Robert Hampson
(All images: eLibrary. Web. 29 Aug. 2013.)
September 5, 2013 | SuzyQ
Just in time for back to school!
Freedom writers [videodisc] by Paramount Pictures ; Double Feature Films ; MTV Films ; Jersey Films ; Kernos Filmproduktiosgesellschaft & Company
Goodbye, Mr. Chips [videodisc] by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
The great debaters [videodisc] by The Weinstein Company presents a Harpo Films production
A lesson before dying [videodisc] by Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions
Like stars on Earth [videodisc] by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment presents a PVR Pictures and a Aamir Khan Productions film
September 5, 2013 | madame librarian