The War Memorial Library in Hudson is a non-profit registered charity providing a subscription library of printed and digital materials, primarily in the English language, to the residents of Hudson, Quebec and surrounding communities.Operated by volunteers, the Library is self-financing through membership fees, donations and fund raising activities. The Library in turn donates, to local charities, funds in excess of its own needs.The building and the Library serve as a memorial to those in Hudson who served in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Saturday, May 27, 2023

May - Non-Fiction

Secrets of the Sprakkar 
Eliza Reid 🍁

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Quack Quack   Joe Schwarcz 🍁
Airborne, Finding Foxtrot, Alpha, Mike   Jonathan Rotondo 🍁
Ordinary Wonder Tales   Emily Urquhart
The Bookseller at the End of the World   Ruth Shaw

May - Fiction

Old God's Time 
Sebastian Barry

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Birnam Wood   Eleanor Catton
Finlay Donovan is Killing It   Elle Cosimano
Rock the Boat   Beck Dorey-Stein
Meant to Be   Emily Giffin
Rogue Asset   W.E.B Griffin
The Soulmate   Sally Hepworth
The Younger Wife   Sally Hepworth
Now You See Us   Balli Kaur Jaswal
Code Name Sapphire   Pam Jenoff
The House of Eve   Sadequa Johnson
Before the Coffee Gets Cold   Toshikazu Kawaguchi
The Other Mrs   Mary Kubica
On The Ravine   Vincent Lam 🍁
Eight Perfect Hours   Lia Louis
Last Winter   Carrie Mac 🍁
The Summer Getaway   Susan Mallery
The Enigma of Garlic   Alexander McCall Smith
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter   Carson McCullers
Breathless   Amy McCulloch
Homecoming   Kate Morton
The Silversmith's Daughter   Annie Murray
Home Stretch   Graham Norton
The Sanitorium   Sarah Pearse
Hidden Pictures   Jason Rebulak
Coronation Year   Jennifer Robson 🍁
Romantic Comedy   Curtis Sittenfield
How to Love Your Neighbor   Sophie Sullivan 🍁
Four Aunties and a Wedding   Jesse Q Sutano
The Last House on  Needless Street   Catriona Ward   

May - Mysteries

Simply Lies 
David Baldacci

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Look Both Ways   Linwood Barclay 🍁
Wolf Pack   C.J.Box 
The Close   Jane Casey
The Wisdom of Father Brown   G.K.Chesterton
I Will Find You   Harlan Coben
Racing the Light   Robert Crais
Aura of Night   Heather Graham
The Last Remains   Elly Griffiths
A Spoonful of Murder   J.M.Hall
Weyward   Emilia Hart
Things We Do in the Dark   Jennifer Hillier 🍁
Wicked Dreams   Lisa Jackson
So Shall You Reap   Donna Leon
Death of the Black Widow   James Patterson
The Midwife Murders   James Patterson
Dark Angel   John Sandford
Play With Fire   William Shaw
Eight Perfect Murders   Peter Swanson
The Birthday Girl   Sarah Ward

May - DVDs

Doc Martin 
Series 10

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The Fabelmans
London Kills   Series 3
A Man Called Otto
Whitstable Pearl   Series 2

May - Children's Books

Level 13 
Gordon Korman

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Tilly and the Lost Fairy Tales   Anna James
It All Begins Here   Ninjago (Greg Farshtey)
Skip School, Fly to Space   Stephan Pastis
Enter the Mine   Popular MMOs (Pat & Jen)
Night-Night Little Pookie   Sandra Boynton
Snuggle Puppy   Sandra Boynton
Mitzi's Tale   Frank J.Kopet
The Children's Fete   Peppa Pig Series
Fun at the Fair   Peppa Pig Series
Peppa Pig Goes Boating   Peppa Pig Series
My Dearest Darkest   Kayla Cottingham
The Last Super Chef   Chris Negrom
Bone #4: The Dragonslayer   Jeff Smith
Bone #5: Rock Jaw Master of the Eastern Border   Jeff Smith
All Your Twisted Secrets   Diana Urban
The Sun is Also a Star   Nicola Yoon

Saturday, May 20, 2023

June Book Sale

The June book sale will take place on Monday, June 5th, from 2:30 p.m. till 5:00 p.m., and continue during our opening hours, June 8th to 10th - see times below.

  • Thursday, June 8th      7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • Friday, June 9th          2:30 - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, June 10th    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Remember to also visit our Book Sale Room during regular opening hours - great selection, great deals!

Thursday, April 27, 2023

April - Mysteries

Devil's Delight 
M.C Beaton

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Peril in Paris   Rhys Bowen
Storm Watch   C.J.Box
Robicheaux   James Lee Burke
White Nights   Ann Cleeves
A Killing of Innocents   Deborah Crombie
The Maze   Nelson DeMille
It's One of Us   J.T Ellison
The Institution   Helen Fields 
The Locked Room   Elly Griffiths
Exiles   Jane Harper
The Dead of Winter   Stuart MacBride
The Silent Suspect   Neil Pattison
Encore in Death   J.D Robb
Lying Beside You   Michael Robotham
Gallows Rock   Trsa Sigurdadottir
Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone   Benjamin Stevenson
A Death at the Party   Amy Stuart 🍁
The Kind Worth Saving   Peter Swanson
A Game of Fear   Charles Todd
The White Lady   Jacqueline Winspear
The Guilty   David Baldacci ( Large Print )
The Lost Symbol   Dan Brown ( Large Print )
Refusal   Dick Francis ( Large Print ) 

April - Fiction

The Writing Retreat 
Julia Bartz

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The Sea Star Bakery   Nicole Ellis
Troubles in Paradise   Elin Hilderbrand
What Happens in Paradise   Elin Hilderbrand
Pineapple Street   Jenny Jackson
Yellow Wife   Sadeqa Johnson
Things in Jars   Jess Kidd
Sleep No More   Jayne Ann Krentz
The Private Life of Spies   Alexander McCall Smith
Denial   Beverley McLachlin 🍁
The Drowning Kind   Jennifer McMahon
An Italian Girl in Brooklyn   Santa Montefiore
Someone Else's Shoes   Jojo Moyes
A History of What Comes Next   Sylvain Neuvel 🍁
The Midnight Rose   Lucinda Riley
The Persian Gamble   Joel C Rosenberg
The Age of Light   Whitney Scharer
Purple Hearts   Tess Wakefield

April - Children's Books

Super Chien 
Dav Pilkey

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The Friendship War   Andrew Clements
Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People   Dav Plkey
Dinosaur A-Z   Simon Mugford
Cheetahs   Laura Marsh
Manatees   Laura Marsh
Dolphins   Melissa Stewart
It's Big Sister Time   Nandini Ahuja
Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda   Margaret Atwood 🍁
Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes   Margaret Atwood 🍁
Mighty Mo   Alison Brown
There Was an Old Mermaid who Swallowed a Shark!   Lucille Colandro
I am Using My Inside Voice!   Rosie Greening
Teach Your Dragon to Understand Consequences   Steve Herman
The Classic Collection of Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes   Gina Baek
No Clean Clothes   Robert Munsch
Stars   Peppa Pig Series
Help Me, Mr Mutt!   Janet Stevens
Knuffle Bunny Free   Mo Willems
A Wrinkle in Time (Graphic Novel)   Madeleine L'Engle
The Upside of Falling   Alex Light 🍁
Tweet Cute   Emma Lord
Moby Dick (Graphic Novel)   Herman Melville
Better Together   Christine Riccio
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea   Jules Verne

April - Non-Fiction

 Atlas of the Heart 
 Brene Brown

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The Garden Jungle   Dave Goulson
Making a Life   Melanie Fallick
Unfinished   Priyanka Chopra
The Happiest Man on Earth   Eddie Jaku

Thursday, April 20, 2023

May Book Sale

The May book sale will take place on Monday, May 1st, from 2:30 p.m. till 5:00 p.m., and continue during our opening hours, May 4th - 6th and 11th to 13th - see times below.

Feature this month - All genres.

  • Thursday, May 4th & 11th      7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • Friday, May 5th & 12th          2:30 - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, May 6th & 13th      10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Monday, March 27, 2023

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, April 26th, at 60 Elm, Hudson, Quebec.

Library members are welcome to attend to vote for the Board of Directors and to get a progress report on library activities.

March - Fiction

The Lake Palace  
Ann Bennett

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The Lake Pavilion   Ann Bennett
Fire Keeper's Daughter   Angeline Boulley
The Spoon Stealer   Lesley Crewe 🍁
The Keeper of Happy Endings   Barbara Davis
Lessons in Chemistry   Bonnie Garmus
The Boys from Biloxi   John Grisham
Act of Oblivion   Robert Harris
The Book of Magic   Alice Hoffman
Afterimage   Naomi Hughes
The World Without Us   Mireille Juchau
The Ballerinas   Rachel Kapelke-Dale
Belleweather   Susanna Kearsley 🍁
Demon Copperhead   Barbara Kingsolver
The Sisters of Sea View   Julie Klassen
Just the Nicest Couple   Mary Kubica
A Light in the Window   Marion Kummerow
Circus of Wonders   Elizabeth Macneal
Station Eleven   Emily St.John Mandel 🍁
The Glass Room   Simon Mawer
The City of Tears   Kate Mosse
Hotline   Dimitri Nasrallah 🍁
The Keeper of Stories   Sally Page
One Last Secret   Adele parks
Three   Valerie Perrin
Insomnia   Sarah Pinborough
The Whalebone Theatre   Joanna Quinn
Malibu Rising   Taylor Jenkins Reid
The Enigma Game   Elizabeth Wein
Fellowship Point   Alice Elliott Dark ( Large-Print )

March - Mysteries

Before You Knew My Name 
Jacqueline Bublitz

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Blue Lightning   Ann Cleeves
Raven Black   Ann Cleeves
Secret Lives   Mark De Castrique
After the Wedding   Laura Elliot
Bleeding Heart Yard   Elly Griffiths
The Postscript Murders   Elly Griffiths
The Villa   Rachel Hawkins
A Measure of Darkness   Jonathan Kellerman
A Silent Death   Peter May
The Runaway   Nick Petrie
What Happened to the Bennets   Lisa Scottoline

March - DVDs

800 Words
Season 1

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Annika   Season 1
Jerry and Marge Go Large
Miss Scarlet & The Duke   Season 1
The Woman King