May We Suggest All May We Suggest posts from the CPL website en-US 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="">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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1200464.jpg" /></span>Hug</a> by Jez Alborough</p> </div></div> Babies Listeners Beginning Readers Kids Parents Fiction Picture Book May We Suggest Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:57:35 +0000 lovetta 86195 at Thorndyke Thoughts: CYS is 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=""><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1632388.jpg" style="float:left;" /></span></a><a href="" 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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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 /> Food and Cooking Kids May We Suggest cooking Thorndyke Thoughts Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:48:39 +0000 Thorndyke 86119 at Curtains Up 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="" 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="">Movie Madness Day</a>!</div> Kids Teens Adults Movies & Television Connect Your Summer May We Suggest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 17:56:29 +0000 hathawaym 86075 at Great Michigan Read 2015-2016 <br /><div><img src="" alt="" class="image image-thumbnail" width="100" height="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=""><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> 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 Fairytales Retold <img width="200" height="150" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="" style="float:right;" /><br />If you love TV series like <a href="">Once Upon a Time</a>, <a href="">Grimm</a>, or <a href="">Sleepy Hollow</a>, you'll enjoy these re-tellings of classic fairytales.<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href=""><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=""></a><a href=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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="">ebook</a>.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href=""><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="">ebook</a>.</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href=""><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 /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href=""><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=""><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="">MP3</a>.</p> Adults Fiction May We Suggest fairy tales Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:38:09 +0000 daviscrl 85896 at 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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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> Kids Fiction May We Suggest rick riordan Fri, 07 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 ms.amelia 79937 at Murder Will Out: August 2015 Another round of debut authors:<div> <br /><div><div><p class="book-record"><a href=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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> Fiction Books Mystery May We Suggest Wed, 05 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 madame librarian 83214 at Gale Courses Begin August 12 <img width="300" height="68" class="image image-medium" style="float:right;width:207px;height:54px;" alt="" src="" />Beat the heath, but keep your brain fired up with free online courses from Gale Courses. Learn how to start your own business, write a grant, design a website, or just prepare for that important test. <br /><br />The Canton Public Library offers free <a href="">Gale Courses</a> to its cardholders, and the next set of classes is will begin on <strong>Wednesday, August 12</strong>. Learn on your own schedule, and receive a certificate of completion when you've finished. Our goal is to provide lifelong educational opportunities for you to gain new skills or improve existing ones. New sessions are offered every month. Take advantage of these <a href="">instructor-led courses</a> on our <a href="">databases</a> page! Teens Adults Seniors Database 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 Wed, 05 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 hathawaym 78676 at What We're Reading: August 2015 <p class="book-record"><a href=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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> 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 Back to School? Learn a New Language with 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="" alt="" class="image image-medium" width="257" height="300" /><div><a href="">Click here for the link</a><br /><br /><br /></div></div><br /><a href=";;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=";;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> Kids Tweens Teens Adults Parents Seniors Websites May We Suggest Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 Boydl 84589 at May We Suggest: Historical Mysteries <p class="book-record"><a href=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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=""><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> 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 Look What's in Large Print: July is Large Print Month The <img src="" alt="" class="image image-large" width="66" height="100" style="float:left;" /><a href=";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> Adults Seniors May We Suggest Thu, 09 Jul 2015 13:11:22 +0000 madame librarian 83215 at 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=",1607,7-153-10364_18958---,00.html">this</a> tool 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 Internet Safety for 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. 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