May We Suggest https://www.cantonpl.org/special/may-we-suggest All May We Suggest posts from the CPL website en-US If you like Christopher Paolini, Terry Goodkind and J.R.R. Tolkien https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-christopher-paolini-terry-goodkind-and-jrr-tolkien try these: <br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1267246"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1267246.jpg" /></span>Joust</a> by Mercedes Lackey</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1079940"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1079940.jpg" /></span>The eye of the world</a> by Robert Jordan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1467223"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1467223.jpg" /></span>Lamentation</a> by Ken Scholes</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1414803"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1414803.jpg" /></span>Acacia: a novel</a> by David Anthony Durham</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1483322"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1483322.jpg" /></span>A game of thrones</a> by George R.R. Martin</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/if-you-christopher-paolini-terry-goodkind-and-jrr-tolkien#comments Adults Fiction Science Fiction May We Suggest Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:44:10 +0000 Ellen 75723 at https://www.cantonpl.org World War I: The End and the Aftermath https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-end-and-aftermath This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1335914"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1335914.jpg" /></span>Eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour: Armistice Day, 1918, World War I and its violent climax</a> by Joseph E. Persico</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1123436"><span class="jacket"></span>A stillness heard round the world: the end of the Great War, November 1918</a> by Stanley Weintraub</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1138765"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1138765.jpg" /></span>The great war and the shaping of the 20th century</a> by Jay Winter and Blaine Baggett</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568205"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568205.jpg" /></span>The last of the doughboys: the forgotten generation and their forgotten world war</a> by Richard Rubin</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1250074"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1250074.jpg" /></span>Paris 1919: six months that changed the world</a> by Margaret MacMillan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1532064"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1532064.jpg" /></span>With our backs to the wall: victory and defeat in 1918</a> by David Stevenson</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1411832"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1411832.jpg" /></span>Savage peace: hope and fear in America, 1919</a> by Ann Hagedorn</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1429441"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1429441.jpg" /></span>A shattered peace: Versailles 1919 and the price we pay today</a> by David A. Andelman</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573635"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573635.jpg" /></span>Lawrence in Arabia: war, deceit, imperial folly and the making of the modern Middle East</a> by Scott Anderson</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-end-and-aftermath#comments History Adults Seniors Non-fiction May We Suggest Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:05:00 +0000 SuzyQ 67442 at https://www.cantonpl.org Lunch and a Book September 2014 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/lunch-and-book-september-2014 On <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003970&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursday, September 11 at noon</a>, we will be discussing:<br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1538901"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1538901.jpg" /></span>1984: a novel</a> by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm — Written in 1948, George Orwell's classic novel created a chilling future where Big Brother and the Thought Police monitored every move. And while the year 1984 has come and gone, Orwell's haunting vision of the world remains timeless.<br /><br />For more insight on this work, take a look at these interviews with <a href="http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA334233904&amp;v=2.1&amp;u=lom_cantonpl&amp;it=r&amp;p=LitRC&amp;sw=w">Cory Doctorow</a> or <a href="http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA201472244&amp;v=2.1&amp;u=lom_cantonpl&amp;it=r&amp;p=LitRC&amp;sw=w">Christopher Hitchens</a>.</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/lunch-and-book-september-2014#comments Adults Fiction Programs Books Lunch & a Book May We Suggest Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:00 +0000 daviscrl 74211 at https://www.cantonpl.org Adult Contemporary Book Discussion September 15 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/adult-contemporary-book-discussion-september-15 <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003971&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Please join the Adult Contemporary Book Discussion Group on Monday, September 15 at 7:00 PM in the Community Room to discuss</a>:<br /><br /><a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1540257~S10">The whip by Karen Kondazian</a>. Based on the true story of a woman, Charlotte "Charley" Parkhurst (1812-1879) who lived most of her extraordinary life as a man in the old west. As a young woman in Rhode Island, she fell in love with a runaway slave and had his child. The destruction of her family drove her west to California, dressed as a man, to track the killer of her daughter. <br /><br /><img width="64" height="100" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/thewhip.jpg" /> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/adult-contemporary-book-discussion-september-15#comments Adults Programs Contemporary Book Discussion Group May We Suggest Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:00 +0000 sobczakd 68319 at https://www.cantonpl.org Read-alikes for THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/read-alikes-light-between-oceans <p>The movie rights have been purchased for M. L. Stedman's <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1554570~S10">THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS</a>.  wonderful book about a lighthouse keeper and his wife. Tom is a WW I veteran, one of the 'lucky ones', he has lost a limb nor his mind but he deliberately seeks the solitude of an island off Australia.  He meets and marries, Isabel. But times on the island are tough for Isabel as she suffers multiple miscarriages and a stillbirth in just four years time. When a boat with a dead man and a young baby washes ashore, Isabel convinces Tom to let her keep the baby as their own, but the consequences to her actions may be dire.  Similar books are:<br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1552221"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1552221.jpg" /></span>The sandcastle girls: a novel</a> by Chris Bohjalian</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1554523"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1554523.jpg" /></span>The orchardist: a novel</a> by Amanda Coplin</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1551282"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1551282.jpg" /></span>The secret keeper: a novel</a> by Kate Morton</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1537710"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1537710.jpg" /></span>The house I loved</a> by Tatiana de Rosnay</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547002"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547002.jpg" /></span>The orchid house: a novel</a> by Lucinda Riley</p> <p></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/read-alikes-light-between-oceans#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Books Historical Fiction Realistic Fiction Romance May We Suggest Australia early twentieth century Europe family secrets husbands and wives lighthouse keepers marriage Veterans World War I Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:42:39 +0000 madame librarian 75522 at https://www.cantonpl.org World War I: the Campaigns https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-campaigns The battles of World War I were fought in Europe, the  Middle East, and the Pacific. In memory of the war's 100th anniversary, check out some of the library's many resources on this global event whose repercussions are still being felt today:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1433661"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1433661.jpg" /></span>To conquer hell: the Meuse-Argonne, 1918</a> by Edward G. Lengel</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581673"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581673.jpg" /></span>Verdun: the longest battle of the Great War</a> by Paul Jankowski</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1282399"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1282399.jpg" /></span>Castles of steel: Britain, Germany, and the winning of the Great War at sea</a> by Robert K. Massie</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1207255"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1207255.jpg" /></span>Yanks: the epic story of the American Army in World War I</a> by John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1434937"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1434937.jpg" /></span>Setting the desert on fire: T.E. Lawrence and Britain's secret war in Arabia, 1916/1918</a> by James Barr</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1017076"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1017076.jpg" /></span>The guns of August</a> by Barbara W. Tuchman ; [with a new foreword by Robert K. Massie]</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1514012"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1514012.jpg" /></span>The Berlin-Baghdad express: the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power</a> by Sean McMeekin</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510978"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510978.jpg" /></span>Three armies on the Somme: the first battle of the twentieth century</a> by William Philpott</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581667"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581667.jpg" /></span>Hundred days: the campaign that ended World War I</a> by Nick Lloyd</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1533038"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1533038.jpg" /></span>Gallipoli</a> by Peter Hart</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1489013"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1489013.jpg" /></span>The Marne 1914: the opening of World War I and the battle that changed the world</a> by Holger H. Herwig</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1216350"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1216350.jpg" /></span>Silent night: the story of the World War I Christmas truce</a> by Stanley Weintraub</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1501861"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1501861.jpg" /></span>Eden To Armageddon: World War I in the Middle East</a> by Roger Ford</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-campaigns#comments History Adults Seniors Non-fiction May We Suggest Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 SuzyQ 67455 at https://www.cantonpl.org Remembering Robin Williams https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/remembering-robin-williams <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/index_4.preview.jpg" height="200" width="136" style="float:right;" />Beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams passed away on August 11th at the age of 63. The Canton Public Library carries a wide selection of films starring Mr. Williams including <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1329228~S4">Aladdin</a>, <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1452675~S4">Good Morning Vietnam</a>, <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1520783~S4">Mrs. Doubtfire</a> and <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1204842~S4">The World According to Garp</a>.  Feel free to laugh or cry with the work of this American legend. Follow the <a href="https://catalog.cantonpl.org/search~S10?/aWilliams%2C+Robin%2C+1952+July+21-/awilliams+robin+1952+july+++21/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CB/exact&amp;FF=awilliams+robin+1952+july+++21&amp;1%2C38%2C">link</a> for a list of his works in our collection. https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/remembering-robin-williams#comments News Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Movies & Television Music/CDs Comedy May We Suggest Robin Williams Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:40:32 +0000 Patton 75312 at https://www.cantonpl.org Shark Week https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/shark-week <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/untitled.preview.png" style="float:right;" />Duh Dun, Duh Dun...<br /><br /> It's that time of year again: Shark Week is here! Get in on all of the <em>fin</em>tastic action with some of these great books and DVDs all about these mysterious and amazing animals. Whether you are a Shark Week veteran or a first timer these reads will leave you hungry for more.<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1571018"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1571018.jpg" /><br /></span>The blacktip reef shark</a> by Sara Green</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1537853"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1537853.jpg" /></span>Bluntnose sixgill sharks and other strange sharks</a> by Rachel Lynette</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1579401"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1579401.jpg" /></span>A daredevil's guide to swimming with sharks</a> by Amie Jane Leavitt</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1232147"><span class="jacket"></span>Sharks</a> by Kris Hirschmann</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604087"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604087.jpg" /></span>Whale shark</a> by Anders Hanson ; consulting editor, Diane Craig, M.A./Reading Specialist</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1609766"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1609766.jpg" /></span>Sharks: the animal answer guide</a> by Gene Helfman and George H. Burgess</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1426017"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1426017.jpg" /></span>Sharks of the world</a> by Leonard Compagno, Marc Dando, Sarah Fowler</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1171959"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1171959.jpg" /></span>The shark almanac</a> by Thomas B. Allen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510296"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510296.jpg" /></span>Shark: in peril in the sea</a> by David Owen</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1514045"><span class="jacket"></span>Journey to shark eden [videodisc]</a> by National Geographic</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553135"><span class="jacket"></span>Great white shark [videodisc]</a> by a Windfall Films production ; produced and directed by David Dugan</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/shark-week#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Non-fiction Movies & Television May We Suggest Shark Week Sharks Sat, 09 Aug 2014 18:00:39 +0000 liakosa 75202 at https://www.cantonpl.org What We're Reading August 2014 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/what-were-reading-august-2014 Reading suggestions from Canton Public Library staff. <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1597272"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1597272.jpg" /></span>The Mangle Street murders</a> by M.R.C. Kasasian</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604794"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604794.jpg" /></span>Double agent: the first hero of World War II and how the FBI outwitted and destroyed a Nazi spy ring</a> by Peter Duffy</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1559035"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1559035.jpg" /></span>The end of your life book club</a> by Will Schwalbe</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606841"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606841.jpg" /></span>The Late Starters Orchestra</a> by Ari L. Goldman</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598685"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598685.jpg" /></span>Far gone</a> by Laura Griffin</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/what-were-reading-august-2014#comments History Adults Seniors Fiction Non-fiction Books Historical Fiction Mystery Realistic Fiction May We Suggest detectives England espionage London mothers and sons mystery orphans Private Investigators spies Suspense thriller World War II Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:22:21 +0000 madame librarian 74953 at https://www.cantonpl.org World War I at the Movies https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-film-0 World War I began one hundred years ago this year, on August 1, 1914.<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1396032"><span class="jacket"></span>The African Queen [videodisc]</a> by a Romulus-Horizon production</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1230364"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1230364.jpg" /></span>All quiet on the western front [videodisc]</a> by a Universal -International presentation</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574532"><span class="jacket"></span>The big parade [videodisc]</a> by a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a Turner Entertainment Co. and Thames Television presentation ; story by Laurence Stallings ; director, King Vidor</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1365249"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1365249.jpg" /></span>Darling Lili [videodisc]</a> by Paramount Pictures presents</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1408433"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1408433.jpg" /></span>The dawn patrol [videodisc]</a> by Warner Bros. Pictures presents</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1337580"><span class="jacket"></span>A farewell to arms [videodisc]</a> by Paramount</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1446286"><span class="jacket"></span>Four sons [videodisc]</a> by William Fox presents a John Ford production ; adapted by Philip Klein</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1245341"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1245341.jpg" /></span>Gallipoli [videodisc]</a> by Paramount Pictures presents a Robert Stigwood-Rupert Murdoch for Associated R&amp;R Films PTY, Ltd</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1263377"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1263377.jpg" /></span>Grand illusion [videodisc]</a> by réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1472646"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1472646.jpg" /></span>Johnny got his gun [videodisc]</a> by Roxbury Entertainment ; Arch Oboler Productions</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1365303"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1365303.jpg" /></span>King of hearts [videodisc] = Le roi de coeur</a> by United Artists ; Fildebroc</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1439058"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1439058.jpg" /></span>Lawrence of Arabia [videodisc]</a> by Columbia Pictures presents the Sam Spiegel, David Lean production</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1226741"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1226741.jpg" /></span>The lost battalion [videodisc]</a> by A&amp;E Television Networks ; David Gerber Productions ; Fox Television Network ; Luxembourg Film Fund ; the Carousel Picture Company S.A. ; producers, Tom Reeve, Romain Schroeder ; writer, Jim Carabatsos ; director, Russell Mulcahy</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1361677"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1361677.jpg" /></span>Mata Hari [videodisc]</a> by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ... a George Fitzmaurice production</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1425623"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1425623.jpg" /></span>Oh! What a lovely war [videodisc]</a> by Paramount Pictures presents an Accord production</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1260803"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1260803.jpg" /></span>Paths of glory [videodisc]</a> by United Artists ; a Bryna production</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1396049"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1396049.jpg" /></span>Sergeant York [videodisc]</a> by Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1348929"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1348929.jpg" /></span>A very long engagement [videodisc]</a> by 2003 Productions and Warner Bros Pictures presents</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1545427"><span class="jacket"></span>War horse [videodisc]</a> by Dreamworks Pictures and Reliance Entertainment present an Amblin Entertainment/Kennedy/ Marshall Company production ; produced by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Lee Hall and Richard Curtis ; directed by Steven Spielberg</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1542345"><span class="jacket"></span>Wings [videodisc]</a> by a Paramount Picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present a Lucien Hubbard production ; directed by William A. Wellman ; story by John Monk Saunders ; screen play by Hope Loring and Louis D. Lighton</p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-film-0#comments History Adults Seniors Movies & Television May We Suggest Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 SuzyQ 67401 at https://www.cantonpl.org Murder Will Out: August, 2014 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-august-2014 <p>A beleaguered NYPD detective, a housekeeper, a reformed hacker, a widowed FBI agent, a psychic tarot card reader, a forensic scientists, and a demoted Detective Inspector. What do they have in common?  Each is the lead character in one of these debut mysteries.<br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606836"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606836.jpg" /></span>Never alone</a> by C.J. Carpenter</p> <br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1583060"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1583060.jpg" /></span>Death comes to the village</a> by Catherine Lloyd</p> <br /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606823"><span class="jacket"></span></a><p></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606824"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606824.jpg" /></span>The quantum breach</a> by Denver Acey</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606826"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606826.jpg" /></span>Ice shear</a> by M.P. Cooley</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606817"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606817.jpg" /></span>The White Magic Five and Dime</a> by New York times bestselling author Steve Hockensmith with Lisa Falco</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606833"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606833.jpg" /></span>Everyone lies</a> by A.D. Garrett</p> <p></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-august-2014#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Books Mystery May We Suggest Sleuth It: Super Bookworm Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 74526 at https://www.cantonpl.org Savvy Seniors: August, 2014 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/savvy-seniors-august-2014 <p>10 Movie Favorites of baby boomers according to a recent <a href="http://www.nextavenue.org/blog/you%E2%80%99re-boomer-if-you-love-these-10-movies">blog</a> posted on Next Avenue's Route 360 by Linda Bernstein. Best part of the survey?  The memorable lines included. <br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1408949"><span class="jacket"></span>The sound of music [videodisc]</a> by Twentieth Century Fox <br /></p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1249275"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1249275.jpg" /></span>The graduate [videodisc]</a> by an Embassy Pictures release</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1183129"><span class="jacket"></span>Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid [videodisc]</a> by Twentieth Century Fox</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1361709"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1361709.jpg" /><br /></span>Love story [videodisc]</a> by Paramount Pictures</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1322045"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1322045.jpg" /></span>The Godfather [videodisc]</a> by [by] Mario Puzo ; Paramount Pictures presents an Albert S. Ruddy production</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1268634"><span class="jacket"></span>The paper chase [videodisc]</a> by a Thompson-Paul production</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1324571"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1324571.jpg" /></span>Blazing saddles [videodisc]</a> by Warner Bros. Pictures presents</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1203210"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1203210.jpg" /></span>One flew over the cuckoo's nest [videodisc]</a> by Fantasy Films</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1246400"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1246400.jpg" /></span>Grease [videodisc]</a> by Paramount Pictures presents a Robert Stigwood/Allan Carr Production</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1250979"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1250979.jpg" /></span>E.T. the extra-terrestrial [videodisc]</a> by Amblin Entertainment</p> <br /><br /><p></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/savvy-seniors-august-2014#comments Adults Seniors Movies & Television May We Suggest Curtains Up: eLectrified 1950s Austria comedies law school mafia musicals romances westerns World War II Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 74492 at https://www.cantonpl.org World War I: Biographies https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-biographies In memory of the 100th anniversary of the Great War check out one of these biographies of the people who lived through it:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1309420"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1309420.jpg" /></span>Ace of aces: the life of captain Eddie Rickenbacker</a> by H. Paul Jeffers</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1110320"><span class="jacket"></span>Suddenly we didn't want to die: memoirs of a World War I marine</a> by Elton E. Mackin ; with an introduction and annotation by George B. Clark ; foreword by Victor H. Krulak</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1043353"><span class="jacket"></span>Archduke of Sarajevo: The romance and tragedy of Franz Ferdinand of Austria</a> by Gordon Brook-Shepherd</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1420837"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1420837.jpg" /></span>Femme fatale: love, lies, and the unknown life of Mata Hari</a> by Pat Shipman</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1512768"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1512768.jpg" /></span>Hero: the life and legend of Lawrence of Arabia</a> by Michael Korda</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1111125"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1111125.jpg" /></span>Richthofen: beyond the legend of the Red Baron</a> by Peter Kilduff</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1207276"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1207276.jpg" /></span>The last Kaiser: the life of Wilhelm II</a> by Giles MacDonogh</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1058995"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1058995.jpg" /></span>Sergeant York: an American hero</a> by David D. Lee</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1497897"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1497897.jpg" /></span>The long way home: an American journey from Ellis Island to the Great War</a> by David Laskin</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1074721"><span class="jacket"></span>My experiences in the World War. Vol. 1</a> by John J. Pershing</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1141241"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1141241.jpg" /></span>Hemingway in love and war: the lost diary of Agnes von Kurowsky</a> by Henry S. Villard and James Nagel</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1486306"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1486306.jpg" /></span>Woodrow Wilson: a biography</a> by John Milton Cooper</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1418223"><span class="jacket"></span>King, Kaiser, Tsar: three royal cousins who led the world to war</a> by Catrine Clay</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1446947"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1446947.jpg" /></span>Pershing</a> by Jim Lacey</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1556609"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1556609.jpg" /></span>Five lieutenants: the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I</a> by James Carl Nelson</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1441945"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1441945.jpg" /></span>Democracy's prisoner: Eugene V. Debs, the great war, and the right to dissent</a> by Ernest Freeberg</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496667"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496667.jpg" /></span>George, Nicholas, and Wilhelm: three royal cousins and the road to World War I</a> by Miranda Carter</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1440993"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1440993.jpg" /></span>Who killed the Red Baron? [videodisc]</a></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/world-war-i-biographies#comments History Adults Seniors Non-fiction Biography May We Suggest Sun, 03 Aug 2014 14:15:00 +0000 SuzyQ 67413 at https://www.cantonpl.org Look What's In Large Print August, 2014 https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-august-2014 <p>It's the dog days of summer and you may feel like reading, but nothing too taxing.  Short stories collections are a good choice.<br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1359594"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1359594.jpg" /></span>The collected short stories of Louis L'amour [large print]. Volume 3. The frontier stories. Part 3</a> by Louis L'Amour</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1520492"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1520492.jpg" /></span>Full dark, no stars [large print]</a> by Stephen King</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1518640"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1518640.jpg" /></span>Summer brides [large print]</a> by Susan Wiggs, Sherryl Woods, and Susan Mallery</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1394557"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1394557.jpg" /></span>Coronado [large print]: stories</a> by Dennis Lehane</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1408845"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1408845.jpg" /></span>Some days you get the bear [large print]</a> by Lawrence Block</p> <p></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-august-2014#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Non-fiction Books Chick Lit Comedy Fantasy Horror Mystery Realistic Fiction Romance Science Fiction Short Stories Western May We Suggest brides ex-cons father-son relationships high school students justice man-woman relationships reunions Small town life Vietnam veterans wedding Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 74577 at https://www.cantonpl.org Dystopian Sci-Fi For Teens https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dystopian-sci-fi <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1574236"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1574236.jpg" /></span>The eye of minds</a> by James Dashner</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543393"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543393.jpg" /></span>Under the never sky</a> by Veronica Rossi</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1556814"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1556814.jpg" /></span>Breathe</a> by Sarah Crossan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562253"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562253.jpg" /></span>The darkest minds</a> by Alexandra Bracken</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1568415"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1568415.jpg" /></span>The 5th Wave</a> by Rick Yancey</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547246"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547246.jpg" /></span>Partials</a> by Dan Wells</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569230"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569230.jpg" /></span>In the After</a> by Demitria Lunetta</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1547256"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1547256.jpg" /></span>Starters</a> by Lissa Price</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1358830"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1358830.jpg" /></span>Uglies</a> by Scott Westerfeld</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573142"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573142.jpg" /></span>Reboot</a> by Amy Tintera</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536924"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536924.jpg" /></span>Enclave</a> by Ann Aguirre</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1569217"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1569217.jpg" /></span>The Testing</a> by Joelle Charbonneau</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1573225"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1573225.jpg" /></span>Steelheart</a> by Brandon Sanderson<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562236"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562236.jpg" /></span>Legend</a> by Marie Lu</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1536952"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1536952.jpg" /></span>Shatter me</a> by Tahereh Mafi</p> <p></p> https://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/dystopian-sci-fi#comments Teens Fiction Science Fiction May We Suggest Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:53:37 +0000 Brad B. 74230 at https://www.cantonpl.org