May We Suggest http://www.cantonpl.org/special/may-we-suggest All May We Suggest posts from the CPL website en-US What We're Reading: August 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/what-were-reading-august-2015 <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635238"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635238.jpg" /></span>Shadow work: the unpaid, unseen jobs that fill your day</a> by Craig Lambert</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632923"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632923.jpg" /></span>Spinster: making a life of one's own</a> by Kate Bolick</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1502193"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1502193.jpg" /></span>How the Earth changed history [videodisc]</a> by BBC Productions ; National Geographic Channel</p> <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=b1639763"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1639763.jpg" /></span>Dreams to remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records, and the transformation of Southern soul</a> by Mark Ribowsky</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1637550"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1637550.jpg" /></span>Margery Allingham's Albert Campion returns in Mr Campion's fox</a> by Mike Ripley</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/what-were-reading-august-2015#comments Business Green/Environment History Science Social Science Technology Travel Adults Seniors Fiction Books Movies & Television Biography Historical Fiction Mystery May We Suggest Albert Campion biography England historical fiction human ecology human geology London nature films orphans Otis Redding Private Investigators single women Soul Music spinsterhood women's history work Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 83212 at http://www.cantonpl.org Back to School? Learn a New Language with Mango http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/back-school-learn-new-language-mango Are you sad the kids are almost headed back to school? Learn a new language with Mango! You can learn many new languages all for free with your Canton Public Library card.<div> <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/8august.medium.jpg" alt="" class="image image-medium" width="257" height="300" /><div><a href="https://www.cantonpl.org/languages">Click here for the link</a><br /><br /><br /></div></div><br /><a href="http://www.pinterest.com/pin/create/extension/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cantonpl.org%2Fnode%2F84589%2Fedit&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cantonpl.org%2Fsites%2Fdefault%2Ffiles%2Fimages%2F8august.medium.jpg&amp;xm=h&amp;xv=sa1.37.01&amp;xuid=fydLAJfojTho&amp;description=Rich%20Text%20Area." style="height:20px;width:40px;opacity:.85;border:none;background-color:transparent;"></a><a href="http://www.pinterest.com/pin/create/extension/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cantonpl.org%2Fnode%2F84589%2Fedit&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cantonpl.org%2Fsites%2Fdefault%2Ffiles%2Fimages%2F8august.medium.jpg&amp;xm=h&amp;xv=sa1.37.01&amp;xuid=fydLAJfojTho&amp;description=Rich%20Text%20Area." style="height:20px;width:40px;opacity:.85;border:none;background-color:transparent;"></a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/back-school-learn-new-language-mango#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites May We Suggest Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 Boydl 84589 at http://www.cantonpl.org May We Suggest: Historical Mysteries http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/may-we-suggest-historical-mysteries <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1635036"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1635036.jpg" /></span>Second Street Station: a Mary Handley mystery</a> by Lawrence H. Levy</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1462229"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1462229.jpg" /></span>The empty mirror: a Viennese mystery</a> by J. Sydney Jones</p> <br /><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1475946"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1475946.jpg" /></span>A duty to the dead</a> by Charles Todd</p> <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=b1150579"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1150579.jpg" /></span>Damsel in distress</a> by Carola Dunn</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1632082"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632082.jpg" /></span>The devil's making</a> by Seán Haldane</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1321844"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1321844.jpg" /></span>Some danger involved: a novel</a> by Will Thomas</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1540319"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1540319.jpg" /></span>Cold cruel winter: a Richard Nottingham mystery</a> by Chris Nickson</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1505721"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1505721.jpg" /></span>The drowned ones</a> by Sara Fraser</p> <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1562610"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1562610.jpg" /></span>The Bughouse affair: a Carpenter and Quincannon mystery</a> by Marcia Muller, Bill Pronzini</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/may-we-suggest-historical-mysteries#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Books Historical Fiction Mystery May We Suggest 1700s 1820s 1860s 1880s 1890s 18th century 1910s 1920s 19th century 20th. century Austria British Columbia cozy mystery crimonologists historical fiction murder mystery New York City nurses private detectives San Francisco Victorian England Vienna women detectives World War I Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:02:37 +0000 madame librarian 83781 at http://www.cantonpl.org Look What's in Large Print: July is Large Print Month http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-august-2015 The <img src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bonetree.jpg" alt="" class="image image-large" width="66" height="100" style="float:left;" /><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/search/X?searchtype=d&amp;searcharg=large+type&amp;searchscope=1&amp;SORT=D&amp;submit=Search">Large Print</a> format offers benefits for people under the age of 60 with perfectly good eyesight. There are obvious benefits of large print for the visually impaired, beginning or reluctant readers and ESL/ELL students. But that’s not all. Here are more unexpected large print lovers:  <div><br /><div>Bouncing People: Have you ever tried to read a 10pt font size from 3 feet away while exercising? It’s really hard. Next time you hit the treadmill, grab a large print book instead.</div><br /><div>Tired People: According to the latest Nielsen stats, the average American adult spends 11 hours per day with electronic media. Digital eye strain occurs after two or more hours of digital device use. Tech addicts would be well-served to give their eyes a rest with the easy-reading large print format.</div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/look-whats-large-print-august-2015#comments Adults Seniors May We Suggest Thu, 09 Jul 2015 13:11:22 +0000 madame librarian 83215 at http://www.cantonpl.org Great Lakes Fish Identification http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-lakes-fish-identification This website provided by the University of Wisconsin offers a fish identification tool for the aquatic life in the Great Lakes. You can identify by appearance or search by name with <a href="http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10364_18958---,00.html">this</a> tool http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/great-lakes-fish-identification#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Animal Lover: eLectrified 2015 Great Outdoors: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 CYS Fishing Great Lakes Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:59:10 +0000 Boydl 83120 at http://www.cantonpl.org Internet Safety for Kids- Videos, Games and More! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/internet-safety-kids-videos-games-and-more Net Smartz Kids offers a fun place for kids to explore the importance of safety on the net. This wesbsite is sponsored by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to inform kids how to be a good cyber citizen and avoid trouble while accessing the internet. Check it out <a href="http://www.netsmartzkids.org/">here</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/internet-safety-kids-videos-games-and-more#comments Beginning Readers Kids Tweens Teens Parents Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Be Well: eLectrified 2015 Game On: eLectrified 2015 Geek Out: eLectrified 2015 Love It: eLectrified 2015 Cyber Kids cyberbullying internet safety Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:56:03 +0000 Boydl 83119 at http://www.cantonpl.org The Legend of the Sleeping Bear- Video http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/legend-sleeping-bear-video Have you ever visited (or wanted to visit) the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes? This video tells the legend of the Sleeping Bear which it was named after. Watch this video <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFz_qvakGWY">here</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/legend-sleeping-bear-video#comments Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Movies & Television Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Animal Lover: eLectrified 2015 Great Outdoors: eLectrified 2015 Love It: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 Sleuth It: eLectrified 2015 CYS Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:52:26 +0000 Boydl 83118 at http://www.cantonpl.org Getting to Know MI Coloring Book http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/getting-know-mi-coloring-book Check out this printable coloring book all about Michigan. Enjoy decorating this whicle you learn about our great state <a href="http://www.legislature.mi.gov/documents/publications/GettingToKnowMichigan.pdf">here</a>  http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/getting-know-mi-coloring-book#comments Beginning Readers Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Be Creative: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 coloring CYS Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:49:53 +0000 Boydl 83117 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Folklore http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-folklore Investigate and study the tales from days past on the American Folklore website. Some of the tales can be a little spooky and are best told around a campfire at one of our great state parks or in the backyard while toasting marshmallows. Check it out <a href="http://americanfolklore.net/folklore/united-states-folklore/michigan-folklore/">here</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-folklore#comments History Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Great Outdoors: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 Sleuth It: eLectrified 2015 CYS Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:47:42 +0000 Boydl 83116 at http://www.cantonpl.org Building Detroit- a Game! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/building-detroit-game Live like it is 1750 and you a re a new settler to Detroit! You can make decisions to shape the game and outcomes in this fin and interactive look into the past. <a href="http://detroithistorical.org/buildingdetroit/">Here</a> is where you can check it out http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/building-detroit-game#comments History Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Game On: eLectrified 2015 Love It: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 CYS Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:44:30 +0000 Boydl 83115 at http://www.cantonpl.org Inkless Tales- Online Stories Poems Games and More! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/inkless-tales-online-stories-poems-games-and-more Inkless tales houses a gre3at collection of videos, poetry, games, coloring sheets, homework help, and much more on a variety of topics. Check it out <a href="http://www.inklesstales.com/">here</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/inkless-tales-online-stories-poems-games-and-more#comments Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Tweens Parents Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Animal Lover: eLectrified 2015 Around the World: eLectrified 2015 Be Creative: eLectrified 2015 Be Well: eLectrified 2015 Chow Down: eLectrified 2015 Curtains Up: eLectrified 2015 Game On: eLectrified 2015 Great Outdoors: eLectrified 2015 Love It: eLectrified 2015 CYS homework help Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:41:16 +0000 Boydl 83113 at http://www.cantonpl.org Free eBooks and Access to Information through Bartleby http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/free-ebooks-and-access-information-through-bartleby Bartlebys offers a plethora of books and information including (but not limited to):<br /><br />Bartlett's familiar quotations<br />King James Bible<br />Oxford Shakespeare<br />Gray's Anatomy <br />Strunk's Elements of style<br />World Factbook<br />Harvard Classics <br /><br />Click <a href="http://bartleby.com/">here</a> to check it out today! http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/free-ebooks-and-access-information-through-bartleby#comments Beginning Readers Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites eBooks Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Animal Lover: eLectrified 2015 Around the World: eLectrified 2015 Be Creative: eLectrified 2015 Be Well: eLectrified 2015 Chow Down: eLectrified 2015 Curtains Up: eLectrified 2015 Game On: eLectrified 2015 Geek Out: eLectrified 2015 Great Outdoors: eLectrified 2015 Love It: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 Sleuth It: eLectrified 2015 downloadable ebooks homework help Sun, 05 Jul 2015 18:49:14 +0000 Boydl 82880 at http://www.cantonpl.org Soundcapes of the Upper Midwest http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/soundcapes-upper-midwest This resource from the Library of Congress features a folk song expedition to Michigan as available <a href="http://www.loc.gov/podcasts/lomax/index.html">here</a> in these multiple podcast formats. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/soundcapes-upper-midwest#comments Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Curtains Up: eLectrified 2015 My Mitten: eLectrified 2015 Folk and Ethnic Music michigan music podcast Sun, 05 Jul 2015 18:42:06 +0000 Boydl 82878 at http://www.cantonpl.org Health and Wellness Resource Center Database http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/health-and-wellness-resource-center-database This is a searchable health and wellness resource center provided by Gale which allow the user to search articles, topics in the news, directories, conditions and diseases, and watch videos about an assortment of topics and conditions in health and wellness. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/health-and-wellness-resource-center-database#comments Health Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Be Well: eLectrified 2015 Be Well databases health homeworkhelp Sun, 05 Jul 2015 18:04:54 +0000 Boydl 82876 at http://www.cantonpl.org CultureGrams Online http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/culturegrams-online The site CultureGrams allows for the user to find statistical data, averages, and additional contacts about the world around us. There is also a kids section which can allow for a look into the life of a child from another part of the globe. Find out more by clicking <a href="http://online.culturegrams.com/index.php">here</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/culturegrams-online#comments Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Around the World: eLectrified 2015 Around the world homework help Sun, 05 Jul 2015 17:55:41 +0000 Boydl 82874 at http://www.cantonpl.org