May We Suggest http://www.cantonpl.org/special/may-we-suggest All May We Suggest posts from the CPL website en-US Look What's in Large Print: September 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-september-2015 This month's focus is on the Classics.<br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1233815"><span class="jacket"></span>The professor: [large print]</a> by Charlotte Bronte</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1228333"><span class="jacket"></span>Pride and prejudice [large print]</a> by Jane austen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1484410"><span class="jacket"></span>Lord Jim [large print]</a> by Joseph Conrad ; edited by Cedric Watts and Robert Hampson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1334899"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1334899.jpg" /></span>The black arrow [large print]: a tale of the two roses</a> by Robert Louis Stevenson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1378825"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1378825.jpg" /></span>Selected poems of Emily Dickinson [large print]</a> by Emily Dickinson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1319041"><span class="jacket"></span>Around the world in eighty days [large print]</a> by Jules Verne</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-september-2015#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Books May We Suggest Fri, 04 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 85122 at http://www.cantonpl.org Murder Will Out: September 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-september-2015 <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623893"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623893.jpg" /></span>Mrs. Jeffries and the one who got away</a> by Emily Brightwell</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623896"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623896.jpg" /></span>The missing one</a> by Lucy Atkins</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623897"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623897.jpg" /></span>Doctor Death: a Madeleine Karno mystery</a> by Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623898"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623898.jpg" /></span>Someone to watch over me</a> by Yrsa Sigurdardottir ; translated from the Icelandic by Philip Roughton</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623932"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623932.jpg" /></span>The martini shot: a novella and stories</a> by George Pelecanos</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-september-2015#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Books Mystery May We Suggest Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 85131 at http://www.cantonpl.org Books For Babies - Faces http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-babies-faces Babies love looking at faces! In fact, they are <a href="http://www.parenting.com/article/why-babies-love-faces">hardwired to recognize faces</a>, helping them to connect with their caregivers early on. Want to give your little one some more faces to gaze at? Here are some great titles he or she will love.<br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508784"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508784.jpg" /></span>Baby faces</a> by Margaret Miller</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1188439"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1188439.jpg" /></span>What's on my head?</a> by Margaret Miller</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1600731"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1600731.jpg" /></span>Baby sees: a first book of faces</a> by Sassy</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574279"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574279.jpg" /></span>Mrs. Mustard's baby faces</a> by Jane Wattenberg</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1537010"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1537010.jpg" /></span>Llévame = Carry me</a></p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1435728"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1435728.jpg" /></span>Baby! Baby!</a> by Vicky Ceelen</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536994"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536994.jpg" /></span>My face book</a></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574256"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574256.jpg" /></span>Reach</a> by Elizabeth Verdick &amp; Marjorie Lisovskis</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1506524"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1506524.jpg" /></span>American babies</a></p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1508794"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1508794.jpg" /></span>I love colors</a> by Margaret Miller</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1474442"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1474442.jpg" /></span>Baby colors</a> by Rachael Hale</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1422380"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1422380.jpg" /></span>Global babies</a> by [text by the Global Fund for Children ; photographs, Keren Su ... [et al.]]</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1412076"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1412076.jpg" /></span>Good night, baby!</a> by [photography by Mike Good and Steve Shott]</p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1537019"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1537019.jpg" /></span>Y ahora, qué pasará = What happens next?</a> by [by Cheryl Christian ; photographs by Laura Dwight ; translated by María A. Fiol] = Y ahora, qué pasará? / [por Cheryl Christian ; fotografías por Laura Dwight ; traducido por María A. Fiol]</p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1477959"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1477959.jpg" /></span>Eat!</a> by Roberta Grobel Intrater</p> <p></p> <p></p> <p></p> <p></p><p class="book-record"></p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/books-babies-faces#comments Babies Parents Fiction Books Picture Book May We Suggest babies Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:52:55 +0000 Marianne 86229 at http://www.cantonpl.org Savvy Seniors: September 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/savvy-seniors-september-2015 September is  <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bike01ap.jpg" alt="" class="image image-thumbnail" width="60" height="79" style="float:left;" /><a href="https://go4life.nia.nih.gov/get-started">Go4Life Month!</a>  Sponsored by the National Institute on Aging and the White House Conference on Aging, this year's theme is “Be Active Every Day!”  Canton Leisure Services Club 55+ offers a variety of <a href="https://mi-canton.civicplus.com/490/Healthy-Living-Services">Healthy Living &amp; Support Services</a> throughout the year to Canton residents. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/savvy-seniors-september-2015#comments Health Sports Adults Seniors Non-fiction Books Movies & Television May We Suggest Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 83780 at http://www.cantonpl.org Yarr! Learn the Language of Pirates this month with Mango Languages. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/yarr-learn-language-pirates-month-mango-languages This month contains  talk like a pirate day! Celebrate by learning to speak like a pirate. If your arrrren't into that you can learn 60 plus languages with your Canton Public Library card. <div><img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/9september.large.jpg" alt="" class="image image-large" width="343" height="400" /></div><div>Click <a href="https://www.cantonpl.org/languages">here</a> to check out the resource!<br /><div><br /><br /></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/yarr-learn-language-pirates-month-mango-languages#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites International Languages May We Suggest Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 Boydl 86171 at http://www.cantonpl.org Wayne Dyer 1940-2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wayne-dyer-1940-2015 Detroit native and self-help guru Wayne Dyer passed away on August 29.   He was an alumnus of Wayne State University and his well-known motivational books have consistently circulated at the library over the years.  <div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425908"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425908.jpg" /></span>Change your thoughts— change your life: living the wisdom of the Tao</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1381713"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1381713.jpg" /></span>Everyday wisdom for success</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1468984"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1468984.jpg" /></span>Excuses begone!: how to change lifelong, self-defeating thinking habits</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1600186"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1600186.jpg" /></span>I can see clearly now</a> by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434499"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434499.jpg" /></span>The invisible force: 365 ways to apply the power of intention to your life</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1318723"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1318723.jpg" /></span>The power of intention: learning to co-create your world your way</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1225341"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1225341.jpg" /></span>There's a spiritual solution to every problem</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1020324"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1020324.jpg" /></span>Your erroneous zones</a> by Wayne W. Dyer</p>  <br /></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wayne-dyer-1940-2015#comments Social Science Non-fiction Audiobook May We Suggest new age self help Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:58:06 +0000 Blogbrarian 86209 at http://www.cantonpl.org Picture Books for the First Day of School http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/picture-books-first-day-school Does your child have the back-to-school blues? Check out one of these great picture books to help them change that worry into excitement!<div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606677"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606677.jpg" /></span>Chu's first day of school</a> by written by Neil Gaiman &amp; illustrated by Adam Rex</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1181762"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1181762.jpg" /></span>First day, hooray!</a> by Nancy Poydar</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1570919"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1570919.jpg" /></span>Oliver and his alligator</a> by Paul Schmid</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635565"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635565.jpg" /></span>Dad's first day</a> by Mike Wohnoutka</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1420209"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1420209.jpg" /></span>Off to kindergarten</a> by Tony Johnston ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1353542"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1353542.jpg" /></span>Brand-new pencils, brand-new books</a> by Diane deGroat</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1281121"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1281121.jpg" /></span>First day</a> by Dandi Daley Mackall ; illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1609452"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1609452.jpg" /></span>Monsters love school</a> by written and illustrated by Mike Austin</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1453090"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1453090.jpg" /></span>Splat the cat</a> by Rob Scotton</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1504422"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1504422.jpg" /></span>Dinosaur starts school</a> by Pamela Duncan Edwards ; illustrated by Deborah Allwright</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1325225"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1325225.jpg" /></span>I am too absolutely small for school</a> by Lauren Child</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1247524"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1247524.jpg" /></span>No biting, Puma!</a> by Jeanne Willis ; pictures by Mark Birchall</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635601"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635601.jpg" /></span>Not this bear</a> by Alyssa Satin Capucilli ; illustrated by Lorna Hussey</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1191538"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1191538.jpg" /></span>Wemberly worried</a> by Kevin Henkes</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1276384"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1276384.jpg" /></span>Suki's kimono</a> by written by Chieri Uegaki ; illustrated by Stephane Jorisch</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1202681"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1202681.jpg" /></span>My first day of school</a> by illustrated by Meredith Johnson ; written by Nancy Skarmeas</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"><br /></span></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/picture-books-first-day-school#comments Education Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Parents Fiction Realistic Fiction May We Suggest Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 lovetta 86071 at http://www.cantonpl.org Wordless Picture Books http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wordless-picture-books Have you ever been drawn to a wordless picture book, but been unsure how to share it with your child? Check out <a href="http://www.readingrockets.org/article/sharing-wordless-picture-books">these helpful tips</a>, and remember that wordless picture books can be a great tool to enhance your child's literacy, whether or not he or she knows how to read.<div><br /><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">These picture books don't need words to tell their story:</span><br /></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1391003"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1391003.jpg" /></span>Flotsam</a> by David Wiesner</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611254"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611254.jpg" /></span>Flashlight</a> by Lizi Boyd</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1000472"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1000472.jpg" /></span>Good dog, Carl</a> by Alexandra Day</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1448147"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1448147.jpg" /></span>Wave</a> by Suzy Lee</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1083536"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1083536.jpg" /></span>Tuesday</a> by David Wiesner</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1611324"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1611324.jpg" /></span>Flora and the penguin</a> by Molly Idle</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1331097"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1331097.jpg" /></span>The red book</a> by written by Barbara Lehman</p> </div><div><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634149"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1634149.jpg" /></span>Pool</a> by JiHyeon Lee</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1541370"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1541370.jpg" /></span>The lion &amp; the mouse</a> by Jerry Pinkney</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524795"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524795.jpg" /></span>Where's Walrus?</a> by Stephen Savage</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1497030"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1497030.jpg" /></span>Chalk</a> by illustrated by Bill Thomson</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543009"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543009.jpg" /></span>Red sled</a> by Lita Judge</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1387085"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1387085.jpg" /></span>Museum trip</a> by Barbara Lehman</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1200464"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1200464.jpg" /></span>Hug</a> by Jez Alborough</p> </div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/wordless-picture-books#comments Babies Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Parents Fiction Picture Book May We Suggest Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:57:35 +0000 lovetta 86195 at http://www.cantonpl.org If You Like Psychological Suspense Novels http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-psychological-suspense-novels If you enjoyed psychological suspense novels like <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1540312~S1">Defending Jacob</a>, <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1622062~S1">Girl on the Train</a> or <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1544028~S10">Gone Girl</a>, check these out...<br /><br /><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1607236"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1607236.jpg" /></span>Leaving Berlin: a novel</a> by Joseph Kanon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623529"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623529.jpg" /></span>Monday's lie</a> by Jamie Mason</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629154"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629154.jpg" /></span>Edge</a> by Nick Oldham</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623120"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623120.jpg" /></span>Finding Jake</a> by Bryan Reardon</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623211"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623211.jpg" /></span>The stolen ones</a> by Owen Laukkanen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1624479"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1624479.jpg" /></span>Disclaimer</a> by Renée Knight</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629148"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629148.jpg" /></span>Dexter is dead: a novel</a> by Jeff Lindsay</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1599945"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1599945.jpg" /></span>Half world: a novel</a> by Scott O'Connor</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1630633"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1630633.jpg" /></span>Trust no one: a thriller</a> by Paul Cleave</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1603128"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1603128.jpg" /></span>Elizabeth is missing</a> by Emma Healey</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-psychological-suspense-novels#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Audiobook Books eBooks Mystery May We Suggest Tue, 25 Aug 2015 20:03:12 +0000 madame librarian 86141 at http://www.cantonpl.org Thorndyke Thoughts: CYS is Over http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/thorndyke-thoughts-cys-over Hey Kids,<br /><div>I hope you enjoyed our Connect Your Summer program as much as I did. The badges, the activities, and all the programs were so exciting! I especially enjoyed the Stormtroopers who came to the Final Party.</div> <br /><div>Even though summer is almost over, I've still been reading, and one of my favorite books from the last week is <div><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632388"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632388.jpg" style="float:left;" /></span></a><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632388" style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;">Julia Child: an extraordinary life in words and pictures</a><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"> by Erin Hagar  — The story is so interesting, and I loved the pictures, which made Julia look so friendly. It took Julia a long time to figure out what she wanted to do, but before she learned to be a chef she worked with spies in World War II. And afterward she became one of the first chefs on TV. When I finished the book one of the first things I did was to find her TV show on how to make omelettes. Then I made an omelette, and it was delicious.</span></div> </div><br /><br /><div>If you're looking for more books on cooking adventures, try one of these.</div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1613009"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1613009.jpg" /></span>Alice Waters and the trip to delicious</a> by written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Hayelin Choi ; afterword by Alice Waters</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632597"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632597.jpg" /></span>Rutabaga the adventure chef. 1</a> by Eric Colossal</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623360"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623360.jpg" /></span>A fine dessert: four centuries, four families, one delicious treat</a> by [text by Emily Jenkins ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall]</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1613968"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1613968.jpg" /></span>National Geographic kids cookbook: a year-round fun food adventure</a> by Barton Seaver</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1613978"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1613978.jpg" /></span>The big baking book: 100 healthier savory + sweet recipes for big + little bakers</a></p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1605628"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1605628.jpg" /></span>Starting from scratch: what you should know about food and cooking</a> by written by Sarah Elton ; illustrated by Jeff Kulak</p> </div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629040"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629040.jpg" /></span>Chinese fairy tale feasts: a literary cookbook</a> by tales by Paul Yee ; illustrations by Shaoli Wang ; recipes by Judy Chan ; foreword by Jane Yolen</p> </div><br /><br /><br /><br /> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/thorndyke-thoughts-cys-over#comments Food and Cooking Kids May We Suggest cooking Thorndyke Thoughts Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:48:39 +0000 Thorndyke 86119 at http://www.cantonpl.org Curtains Up Ballot Results http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/curtains-ballot-results We asked and you answered! This summer you voted for your favorite movies as part of the Curtains Up On the Scene badge activity, and it's time to reveal the results. <br /><br />...and the winners are <span style="line-height:19.52px;">(DRUM ROLL PLEASE)</span><span style="line-height:1.22;">:</span><img class="image image-medium" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/avengers.medium.jpg" height="300" width="200" style="float:right;" /><br /><div><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Best Super Action-Packed Summer Blockbuster</span></div><strong>The Avengers</strong><br /><div><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Best Family Film Full of Fun</span></div><strong>Inside Out</strong><br /><div><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Best Cartoon To Reanimate Your Good Mood</span></div><strong>Tom &amp; Jerry</strong><br /><div><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Best Family Feel-Good Feature Film</span></div><strong>Frozen</strong><br /><div>And finally, <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Best Summer Movie of All Time</span></div><div><strong>The Lego Movie</strong></div><div><strong><br /></strong></div><div>Be sure to join us next Wednesday, August 26 for all day <a href="https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/cys-summer-movie-madness">Movie Madness Day</a>!</div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/curtains-ballot-results#comments Kids Teens Adults Movies & Television Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 17:56:29 +0000 hathawaym 86075 at http://www.cantonpl.org Great Michigan Read 2015-2016 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-michigan-read-2015-2016 <br /><div><img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Final-GMIR-logo-sml.thumbnail.jpg" alt="" class="image image-thumbnail" height="100" width="100" style="float:right;" /></div><div><span style="line-height:1.22;">Canton Public Library in partnership with the Michigan Humanities Council is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Great Michigan Read: STATION ELEVEN by Emily St. John Mandel.  The Great Michigan Read is presented by the Michigan Humanities Council with support from Meijer, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and a host of other sponsors. </span><br /></div><div> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1613070"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1613070.jpg" /></span>Station eleven</a> by Emily St. John Mandel — Station Eleven is the story of the Traveling Symphony, a troupe of Shakespearean actors and orchestral musicians traveling the shores of the Great Lakes in a post-apocalyptic Michigan. Striving to maintain their humanity in the altered landscape of a world where 99% of the population has been wiped out by a flu pandemic, the Traveling Symphony operates under one credo: “Survival is insufficient.”</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-michigan-read-2015-2016#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Audiobook Books eBooks Science Fiction Canton Seniors Book Discussion Group Lunch & a Book May We Suggest Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:47:35 +0000 madame librarian 86046 at http://www.cantonpl.org Fairytales Retold http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fairytales-retold <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/Fairytale.preview.jpg" height="150" width="200" style="float:right;" /><br />If you love TV series like <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1550395~S4">Once Upon a Time</a>, <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553881~S4">Grimm</a>, or <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610659~S4">Sleepy Hollow</a>, you'll enjoy these re-tellings of classic fairytales.<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1603106"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1603106.jpg" /></span>Alias Hook</a> by Lisa Jensen — Meet Captain James Benjamin Hook, a witty, educated Restoration-era privateer cursed to play villain to a pack of malicious little boys in a pointless war that never ends. But everything changes when Stella Parrish, a forbidden grown woman, dreams her way to the Neverland in defiance of Pan's rules.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1582666"></a><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1607241"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1607241.jpg" /></span>Charlie Glass's slippers: a very modern fairy tale</a> by Holly McQueen — In this delightful spin on Cinderella , Charlie Glass inherits her father's shoe empire and snatches up a drop-dead-gorgeous, multi-millionaire Prince Charming. But is he truly the key to her happily ever after?</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1578524"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1578524.jpg" /></span>Charming</a> by Elliott James — John Charming comes from a line of Charmings -- an illustrious family of dragon slayers, witch-finders and killers who have updated their methods from chain mail and crossbows to Kevlar and shotguns.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1318719"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1318719.jpg" /></span>The Cinderella rules</a> by Donna Kauffman — The three fairy godmothers of Glass Slipper, Inc. guarantee they can bring out the princess in any woman. But they'll have their work cut out for them with Darby, who's more comfortable in jeans and cowboy boots than designer gowns.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1308949"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1308949.jpg" /></span>Mirror mirror</a> by Gregory Maguire — Set in Renaissance Italy, Maguire's intricate retelling of Snow White draws a link between the original fairy tale and the Borgia family's infamous practice of poisoning its enemies. Also available in <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1313270~S10">ebook</a>.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1616881"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1616881.jpg" /></span>Poison: a wicked Snow White tale</a> by Sarah Pinborough — An enticing retelling of the classic story of Snow White. While the the handsome prince, the jealous queen, the beautiful girl--and of course the poison--all appear, this provocative spin will captivate fans of the fairy tale all over again. Also available in <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1633170~S10">ebook</a>.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1531527"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1531527.jpg" /></span>Red Hood's revenge</a> by Jim C. Hines — As a conflict wages between humans and fairies, Roudette, a hunter known as the Lady of the Red Hood, is hired to assassinate the only human to survive her fighting prowess, Sleeping Beauty.<br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1542370"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1542370.jpg" /></span>The snow child: a novel</a> by Eowyn Ivey — This retelling of the Russian fairytale about a girl made from snow is set in Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart. In a moment of levity during the season's first snowfall, they build a child out of snow. The next morning the snow child is gone--but they glimpse a young girl running through the trees.</p> <p></p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596138"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596138.jpg" /></span>While beauty slept</a> by Elizabeth Blackwell — When Elise Dalriss hears her great-granddaughter recount a minstrel's tale about a beautiful princess asleep in a tower, it pushes open a door to the past, a door Elise has long kept locked. For Elise was the companion to the real princess who slumbered--and she is the only one left who knows what actually happened so many years ago. Also available on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1601088~S1">MP3</a>.</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/fairytales-retold#comments Adults Fiction May We Suggest fairy tales Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:38:09 +0000 daviscrl 85896 at http://www.cantonpl.org Hot Kids Series http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/hot-kids-series Be prepared for the continuation of your favorite series with these upcoming releases. We've ordered them so they'll be here soon. Place your holds now for Captain Underpants, Wimpy Kid, Dork Diaries, and Rick Riordan's newest book featuring Norse mythology. We'll contact you when your copy arrives.<br /><div><span style="line-height:1.22;"><br /></span></div><div><span style="line-height:1.22;"></span><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1641058"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1641058.jpg" /></span>Spirit Animals: Fall of the Beasts: Immortal Guardians</a> by Eliot Schrefer <strong style="line-height:1.22;">-- Publication scheduled for August 11, 2015</strong></p></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1639656"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1639656.jpg" /></span>Amphitrite the bubbly</a> by Joan Holub &amp; Suzanne Williams<strong>-- Publication scheduled for August 18, 2015</strong></p></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1639655"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1639655.jpg" /></span>Auggie &amp; me: three wonder stories</a> by R.J. Palacio <strong>Publication scheduled for August 18, 2015</strong></p></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634641"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1634641.jpg" /></span>Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks- A-Lot: the twelfth epic novel</a> by Dav Pilkey<strong>— Publication scheduled for August 25, 2015</strong></p></div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1639657"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1639657.jpg" /></span>Switch</a> by Ingrid Law<strong>-- Publication scheduled for September 1, 2015</strong></p></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1641029"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1641029.jpg" /></span>Warriors: Dawn of the Clans #6: Path of Stars</a> by Erin Hunter<strong>-- Publication scheduled for September 1, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1641049"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1641049.jpg" /></span>Redeemed </a> (last in the Missing series) by Haddix, Margaret Peterson<strong>-- Publication scheduled for September 8, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong><span style="line-height:19.5200004577637px;"></span></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1639659"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1639659.jpg" /></span>Island of Graves</a> by Lisa McMann<strong>-- Publication scheduled for September 15, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong><p><strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634642"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1634642.jpg" /></span>The Sword of Summer</a> by Riordan, Rick<strong>— Publication scheduled for October 6, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong><p><strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1640867"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1640867.jpg" /></span>Dork Diaries 10: Tales from a Not-so-perfect Pet Sitter</a> by Rachel Renee Russell<strong>-- Publication scheduled for October 20, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong><p><strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong><br /></strong><div><strong></strong><p class="book-record"><strong><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1634640"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1634640.jpg" /></span>Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School</a> by Jeff Kinney<strong>-- Publication scheduled for November 3, 2015</strong></strong></p><strong></strong></div><strong></strong> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/hot-kids-series#comments Kids Fiction May We Suggest rick riordan Fri, 07 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 ms.amelia 79937 at http://www.cantonpl.org Murder Will Out: August 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-august-2015 Another round of debut authors:<div> <br /><div><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623963"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623963.jpg" /></span>Among thieves</a> by John Clarkson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632090"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632090.jpg" /></span>Blood ties</a> by Nicholas Guild</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629147"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629147.jpg" /></span>Blue Avenue</a> by Michael Wiley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1627445"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1627445.jpg" /></span>By book or by crook</a> by Eva Gates</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635044"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635044.jpg" /></span>Benefit of the doubt</a> by Neal Griffin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1637569"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1637569.jpg" /></span>The case of the dotty dowager</a> by Cathy Ace</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629161"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629161.jpg" /></span>Criminal confections</a> by Collette London</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610941"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610941.jpg" /></span>A cry from the dust</a> by Carrie Stuart Parks</p> </div></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-august-2015#comments Fiction Books Mystery May We Suggest Wed, 05 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 83214 at http://www.cantonpl.org