May We Suggest http://www.cantonpl.org/special/may-we-suggest All May We Suggest posts from the CPL website en-US High Interest - Low Readability http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/high-interest-low-readability Looking for some interesting books that aren't too difficult to read? check these out:<br /><br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1631775"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1631775.jpg" /></span>The ultimate Minecraft comic book: a graphic novel. Volume 1, The curse of Herobrine</a> by Herobrine Comics</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1500666"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1500666.jpg" /></span>Bone: tall tales</a> by Jeff Smith ; with Tom Sniegoski ; color by Steve Hamaker</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1478657"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1478657.jpg" /></span>Iron Man. Enter the dragon</a> by writer, Fred Van Lente ; penciler, James Cordeiro ; inker, Scott Koblish ; colorist, Martegod Gracia ; letterer, Nate Piekos ; cover artist, Michael Golden</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1624745"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1624745.jpg" /></span>Creatures from Planet X!</a> by Yale Stewart</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1621039"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1621039.jpg" /></span>Beware the Inquisitor!</a> by written by Lisa Stock</p> <br /><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> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1615283"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1615283.jpg" /></span>Animalium</a> by illustrated by Katie Scott ; written by Jenny Broom</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1551309"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1551309.jpg" /></span>Castle: how it works</a> by David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1551310"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1551310.jpg" /></span>Jet plane: how it works</a> by David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1577623"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1577623.jpg" /></span>Toilet: how it works</a> by David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1599302"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1599302.jpg" /></span>Okay, Andy!</a> by Maxwell Eaton III</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1581577"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1581577.jpg" /></span>The lion who stole my arm</a> by Nicola Davies ; with illustrations by Annabel Wright</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1031424"><span class="jacket"></span>The enormous crocodile</a> by Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1006588"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1006588.jpg" /></span>Esio Trot</a> by Roald Dahl ; illustrations by Quentin Blake</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1028616"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1028616.jpg" /></span>The magic finger</a> by Roald Dahl ; illustrated by William Pene Du Bois</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602560"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602560.jpg" /></span>The Chicken Squad</a> by Doreen Cronin ; illustrated by Kevin Cornell</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1065841"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1065841.jpg" /></span>The whipping boy</a> by Sid Fleischman ; illustrations by Peter Sis</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1320954"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1320954.jpg" /><br /></span>Actual size</a> by Steve Jenkins<br /><br /><br /><br /></p><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1600998"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1600998.jpg" /></span>The streak: how Joe DiMaggio became America's hero</a> by Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by Terry Widener</p> <br /><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1612415"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1612415.jpg" /></span>Green Bay Packers</a> by Aaron Frisch</p> <p></p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/high-interest-low-readability#comments Kids Tweens Fiction Non-fiction May We Suggest Fri, 15 May 2015 21:49:58 +0000 Brad B. 78946 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For Sixth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-sixth-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1577905"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1577905.jpg" /></span>Athlete vs. mathlete: double dribble</a> by W.C. Mack</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1488364"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1488364.jpg" /></span>Oil King courage</a> by Sigmund Brouwer</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1435585"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1435585.jpg" /></span>Baseball crazy: ten short stories that cover all the bases</a> by edited by Nancy E. Mercado</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1392286"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1392286.jpg" /></span>Vanishing act</a> by John Feinstein</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1553225"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1553225.jpg" /></span>Gold medal summer</a> by Donna Freitas</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-sixth-graders#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 18:27:45 +0000 Marianne 78758 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For Fifth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-fifth-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1495595"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1495595.jpg" /></span>The batboy</a> by Mike Lupica</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1613385"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1613385.jpg" /></span>Revenge of the bully: a how to beat the bully novel</a> by Scott Starkey</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1455839"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1455839.jpg" /></span>Go long!</a> by Tiki and Ronde Barber with Paul Mantell</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1629378"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1629378.jpg" /></span>Willie &amp; me: a Baseball card adventure</a> by Dan Gutman</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1392179"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1392179.jpg" /></span>Dunk under pressure</a> by Rich Wallace</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-fifth-graders#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 18:06:05 +0000 Marianne 78757 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For Fourth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-fourth-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598225"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598225.jpg" /></span>Double team</a> by Amar'e Stoudemire ; illustrated by Tim Jessell</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1608561"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1608561.jpg" /></span>Baseball world series</a> by Matt Christopher</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1440466"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1440466.jpg" /></span>Mia</a> by Laurence Yep</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1530289"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1530289.jpg" /></span>Game-day jitters</a> by Rich Wallace ; illustrated by Jimmy Holder</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1555584"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1555584.jpg" /></span>On your mark, get set, laugh!</a> by Nancy Krulik ; illustrated by John &amp; Wendy</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-fourth-graders#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 17:34:48 +0000 Marianne 78756 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For Third Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-third-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1604884"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1604884.jpg" /></span>Softball surprise</a> by Jake Maddox ; text by Leigh McDonald ; illustrated by Katie Wood</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1407429"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1407429.jpg" /></span>Kickoff to danger</a> by Franklin W. Dixon</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1149238"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1149238.jpg" /></span>The soccer mystery</a> by created by Gertrude Chandler Warner ; illustrated by Charles Tang</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1463223"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1463223.jpg" /></span>Cam Jansen and the Sports Day mysteries: a super special</a> by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Joy Allen</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1556568"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1556568.jpg" /></span>McKenna, ready to fly!</a> by Mary Casanova ; [illustrations by Brian Hailes]</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-third-graders#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 17:23:44 +0000 Marianne 78755 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For Second Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-second-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1453291"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1453291.jpg" /></span>Hand-off</a> by Michael Teitelbaum ; illustrated by Ron Zalme</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543699"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543699.jpg" /></span>Olympia the Games Fairy</a> by Daisy Meadows</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1598837"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1598837.jpg" /></span>Soccer on Sunday</a> by Mary Pope Osborne ; illustrated by Sal Murdocca</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1473285"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1473285.jpg" /></span>Scaredy-cat catcher</a> by Betty Hicks ; illustrated by Adam McCauley</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1435597"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1435597.jpg" /></span>Geronimo and the gold medal mystery</a> by Geronimo Stilton</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-second-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 17:07:44 +0000 Marianne 78754 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction For First Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-first-graders <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1027903"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1027903.jpg" /></span>Last one in is a rotten egg, by Leonard Kessler</a> by Kessler, Leonard P., 1920-</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1500015"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1500015.jpg" /></span>Time for T-ball</a> by written by Alyson Heller ; illustrated by Steve Bjorkman</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610248"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610248.jpg" /></span>I can be a gymnast</a> by Kristen L. Depken ; illustrated by Tino Santanach and Joaquin Canizares</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1579250"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1579250.jpg" /></span>Monster games</a> by Melissa Lagonegro ; illustrated by the Disney Storybook Artists</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1488321"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1488321.jpg" /></span>Soccer day</a> by written by Alyson Heller ; illustrated by Steve Bjorkman</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-first-graders#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 16:54:50 +0000 Marianne 78753 at http://www.cantonpl.org Sports Fiction for Kindergartners http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-kindergartners <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1167168"><span class="jacket"></span>Young Cam Jansen and the baseball mystery</a> by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Susanna Natti</p> <br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1600031"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1600031.jpg" /></span>Joy in Mudville</a> by written by Bob Raczka ; illustrations by Glin Dibley</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623400"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623400.jpg" /></span>Max the champion</a> by written by Sean Stockdale and Alexandra Strick ; illustrated by Ros Asquith</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1524743"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1524743.jpg" /></span>Dino-basketball</a> by Lisa Wheeler ; illustrations by Barry Gott</p> </div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1623433"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1623433.jpg" /></span>Henry Holton takes the ice</a> by Sandra Bradley ; illustrated by Sara Palacios</p> </div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/sports-fiction-kindergartners#comments Kids Parents Fiction Books May We Suggest sports Thu, 07 May 2015 16:47:47 +0000 Marianne 78752 at http://www.cantonpl.org Murder Will Out: Ruth Rendell Dies at 85 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ruth-rendell <p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1418874"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1418874.jpg" /></span>From Doon with death</a> by Ruth Rendell — British author, Ruth Rendell passed away at the age of 85 on May 2.  Ms. Rendell may be best known for her Inspector Wexford series, but she also wrote several suspenseful stand-alone novels as <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1558586~S10">Barbara Vine</a>. She was named Grand Master of Mystery by the Mystery Writers of America in 1997 and the Crime Writers Association Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement.</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/ruth-rendell#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Audiobook Books Movies & Television eBooks Mystery May We Suggest Barbara Vine Crime Writers Association Inspector Reginald Wexford Mystery Writers of America Wed, 06 May 2015 16:24:02 +0000 madame librarian 78746 at http://www.cantonpl.org Murder Will Out: Edgar Award Winners 2015 http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-edgar-award-winners-2015 <a href="http://mysterywriters.org/2015-edgar-award-winners/">Mystery Writers of America</a> recently announced the winners of the 2015 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2014.  <br /><br />Best Novel<div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1596074"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1596074.jpg" /></span>Mr. Mercedes: a novel</a> by Stephen King</p> <br /><div><br /><div><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><div>Best First Novel by an American Author</div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1606832"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1606832.jpg" /></span>Dry bones in the valley: a novel</a> by Tom Bouman</p> </div><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><div>The Simon &amp; Schuster-Mary Higgins Clark Award</div><br /><div><p class="book-record"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1610963"><span class="jacket"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1610963.jpg" /></span>The stranger you know</a> by Jane Casey</p> </div><br /></div></div></div></div> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/murder-will-out-edgar-award-winners-2015#comments Adults Seniors Fiction Audiobook Books eBooks Mystery May We Suggest Edgar Allan Poe Award Mystery Writers of America Wed, 06 May 2015 15:42:22 +0000 madame librarian 78743 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Fiction & Authors for Sixth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-sixth-graders <h3 style="margin:1.5em 0px .5em;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">6th Grade</h3><p style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"></p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1269267"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1269267.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Spitting image</a> by Shutta Crum</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1496447"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1496447.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Kyle's island</a> by Sally Derby</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1351075"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1351075.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The game of silence</a> by Louise Erdrich</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1386810"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1386810.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Gilda Joyce: the Ladies of the Lake</a> by Jennifer Allison</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1495595"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1495595.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The batboy</a> by Mike Lupica</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-sixth-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest Michigan Tue, 05 May 2015 16:49:09 +0000 Marianne 78730 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Fiction & Authors for Fifth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-fifth-graders <h3 style="margin:1.5em 0px .5em;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">5th Grade</h3><p style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"></p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1386844"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1386844.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The one left behind</a> by Willo Davis Roberts</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1510534"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1510534.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The Danger Box</a> by Blue Balliett</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1280420"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1280420.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The whistle, the grave, and the ghost</a> by Brad Strickland</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1144654"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1144654.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Yolonda's genius</a> by Carol Fenner</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1410653"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1410653.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Shadow Island: a tale of Lake Superior</a> by Raymond Bial</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-fifth-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest Michigan Tue, 05 May 2015 16:47:53 +0000 Marianne 78729 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Fiction & Authors for Fourth Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-fourth-graders <h3 style="margin:1.5em 0px .5em;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">4th Grade</h3><p style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"></p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1473259"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1473259.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The locked garden</a> by Gloria Whelan</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1602602"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1602602.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Cupcake cousins</a> by Kate Hannigan ; illustrated by Brooke Boynton Hughes</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1361889"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1361889.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Willow Run</a> by Patricia Reilly Giff</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1543832"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1543832.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The mighty Miss Malone</a> by Christopher Paul Curtis</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1198232"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1198232.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Mystery explosion!</a> by Johnnie Tuitel and Sharon Lamson</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-fourth-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest Michigan Tue, 05 May 2015 16:46:36 +0000 Marianne 78728 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Fiction & Authors for Third Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-third-graders <h3 style="margin:1.5em 0px .5em;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">3rd Grade</h3><p style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"></p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1410569"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1410569.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Ellie McDoodle: have pen, will travel</a> by Ruth McNally Barshaw</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1200093"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1200093.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Akiko on the planet Smoo</a> by written and illustrated by Mark Crilley</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1245843"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1245843.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The wanigan: a life on the river</a> by Gloria Whelan ; illustrated by Emily Martindale</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1405696"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1405696.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Mitt, the Michigan mouse</a> by Kathy-jo Wargin ; illustrated by Karen Busch Holman</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1364703"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1364703.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Mr. Chickee's funny money</a> by Christopher Paul Curtis</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-third-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest Michigan Tue, 05 May 2015 16:45:33 +0000 Marianne 78727 at http://www.cantonpl.org Michigan Fiction & Authors for Second Graders http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-second-graders <h3 style="margin:1.5em 0px .5em;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;">2nd Grade</h3><p style="color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"></p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1455858"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1455858.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Never glue your friends to chairs</a> by Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by Brian Biggs</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1268199"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1268199.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Arnie the doughnut</a> by cooked up by Laurie Keller</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1541294"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1541294.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>The art of Miss Chew</a> by Patricia Polacco</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1433333"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1433333.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Grace for president</a> by Kelly DiPucchio ; pictures to LeUyen Pham</p><p class="book-record" style="margin-top:.05em;margin-bottom:.05em;float:left;color:#0c0c0c;font-family:Lato, sans-serif;font-size:14.4320001602173px;line-height:19.6275196075439px;"><a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=b1322210"><span class="jacket" style="margin-top:7px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:7px;background:transparent url(&quot;https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/all/themes/zen/cpl/sprites/site-sp-v011712r1.png&quot;) no-repeat scroll -480px 0px;"><img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/bibisbn/b1322210.jpg" style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;" /></span>Did you see Chip?</a> by Wong Herbert Yee ; illustrated by Laura Ovresat</p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/michigan-fiction-authors-second-graders#comments Kids Parents Books May We Suggest Michigan Tue, 05 May 2015 16:44:20 +0000 Marianne 78726 at http://www.cantonpl.org