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, June 25, 2016

Juin - Livres d'enfants en Francais

Tresor Garfield #6
Jim Davis

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Universite des Monstres : Cherche et Trouve   Disney
La Vie du Corps   Mes Premiers Deco
Canayens de Monroyal Saison 2   Achde
GameOver #5: Walking Blork   Midam & Adam
GameOver #8 : Cold Case   Midam & Adam
GameOver #9 : Bomba Fatale   Midam & Adam
Les Motos   Vandewiele

June - Teens

Nowhere Else On Earth
Caitlyn Vernon

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The Eyes of Van Gogh   Cathryn Clinton
Tell Me Why?   Chancellor Press
Animals - A Visual Encyclopedia   Dorling Kindersley
Fascinating Animal Facts   Joanna Lorenz
Science   Adam Hart-Davis
Canadian Greats   Maxine Trottier
Canadian Pioneers   Maxine Trottier

June - Children's Books

Insects and Spiders
Matthew Robertson

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Scooby-Doo and the Monster Menace   James Gelsey
Scooby-Doo and the Scary Skateboard   James Gelsey
ZigZag Kids #1: Number 1 Kid   Patricia Reilly Giff
ZigZag Kids #2: Big Whopper   Patricia Reilly Giff
ZigZag Kids #8: Zigzag Zoom   Patricia Reilly Giff
Why?   Catherine Ripley
The Ultimate Book of Dinosaurs   Katie Orchard
The Paper Dolls   Julia Donaldson
Scooby-Doo #22 - The Haunted Road   Hanna-Barbera
I Wonder Why...Butterflies Flutter   Amanda O'Neill

June - DVDs


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The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
The Danish Girl
The Lady in the Van
My Little Pony The Movie
The Revenant
Steve Jobs
Hunger Games #4: Mocking Jay Part 2 (Blu-Ray)
Insurgent (Blu-Ray)
Shaun the Sheep The Movie (Blu-Ray)
When Marnie Was There ( Blu-Ray)
Star Wars - The Force Awakens (Blu-Ray)

June - Fiction

An Irish Doctor in Love and at Sea
Patrick Taylor

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The Secret She Kept   Amelia Carr
Women Who Gave Birth to Rabbits Stories   Emma Donaghue
Babies in Waiting   Rosie Fiore
The Bones of You   Debbie Howells
The Loney   Andrew Michael Hurley
Wolf of the Plains BOOK 1   Conn Iggulden
Lords of the Bow BOOK 2   Conn Iggulden
Bones of the Hill  BOOK 3   Conn Iggulden
The Laughing Monsters   Denis Johnson
Euphoria   Lily King
Green Grass Running Water   Thomas King
Prayers the Devil Answers   Sharyn McCrumb
What Is Not Yours is Not Yours   Helen Oyeyemi
Dominion   C.J.Sanson
Indian Summer   Marcia Willett
Memories of the Storm   Marcia Willett

June - Mysteries

Last to Know
Elizabeth Adler

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Blood Orange Brewing   Laura Childs
Fool Me Once   Harlan Coben
A Turn for the Bad   Sheila Connolly
The Other Widow   Susan Crawford
Virtue Falls   Christina Dodd
Sunset City   Melissa Ginsburg
Something Wicked   Lisa Jackson
Bitter River   Julia Keller
In Too Deep   Norah McClintock
Mercy   Michael Palmer
War Hawk   James & Grant Rollins
Most Wanted   Lisa Scottoline
A Song for the Brokenhearted   William Shaw
Tricky Twenty-Two   Janet Evanovich (Large-Print)

Monday, June 20, 2016

July Book Sale

The July Book Sale starts at 2.30 pm on Monday, July 4th and runs until Saturday, July 9th. Summer Reading is featured.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The Write Stuff - Sara O'Leary

Hudson resident Sara O'Leary is a graduate of the UBC Creative Writing Programme, and she has an MA in English and Creative Writing from Concordia University.She has published fiction, childrens' books,plays and criticism. Her award-winning childrens' books are picture books for young children. The library has The Henry Trilogy and "This is Sadie", illustrated by Julie Morstad, and we have just acquired "You are One" illustrated by Karen Klassen. You can visit Sara online here.

Monday, June 13, 2016

New Chapter for Classic Paris Bookstore: Books Printed on Demand

PARIS — Gauthier Charrier, a graphic design student, stepped inside one of Paris’s newest bookstores and wondered, “Where are all the books?” Read more....

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - The Americans

The Americans is an American period drama series, created and produced by former CIA officer Joe Weisberg. Set in the early 1980s during the cold war, it focuses on the personal and professional relationships of two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple. They live in the suburbs of Washington D.C. with their unsuspecting children and and a neighbour who is an FBI agent working in counter intelligence. It stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys, and the library has the first season. Click here for a more detailed link.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Murder Ink - Eric Rickstad

Eric Rickstad is the New York Times, USA Today, and Globe & Mail bestselling author of The Silent Girls, a psychological thriller heralded as intelligent and profound, dark, disturbing, and heartbreaking. His first novel Reap, a literary crime novel, was a New York Times Noteworthy Novel.  The Library has acquired his most recent novel Lie in Wait.  Please use the Suggestion Book at the front desk if you would like to read his previous novels.
Rickstad lives in his home state of Vermont with his wife, daughter and son. 
Click here to visit him online.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

May - Audio-Books

The Confession
John Grisham

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Deadline   Sandra Brown
Mother Father Uncle Aunt   Garrison Keillor
A is for Alibi   Sue Grafton
U is for Undertow   Sue Grafton
V is for Vengeance   Sue Grafton
Blood Memory   Greg Iles
Murder 101   Faye Kellerman
Writ of Execution   Perri O'Shaughnessy
The Sisterhood   Michael Palmer
Cold Service   Robert B Parker
Stranger in Paradise   Robert B Parker

May - Fiction

Bring Me Home
Alan Titchmarsh

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American Dervish   Ayed Akhtar
City of the Lost   Kelley Armstrong
The Heart goes Last   Margaret Atwood
The Widow   Fiona Barton
Forever Yours   Rita Bradshaw
Season of the Dragonflies   Sarah Creech
The Life We Bury   Allen Eskins
Hausfrau   Jill Alexander Essbaum
Wildflower Hill   Kimberley Freeman
The Golden Son   Shilpi Somaya Gowda
The Magicians   Lev Grossman
The Time of Their Lives   Maeve Haran
The Secrets of Midwives   Sally Hepworth
The Good Spy   Jeffrey Layton
The Piano Maker   Kurt Palka
Moonlight Over Paris   Jennifer Robson
The Summer Before the War   Helen Simonson
Reamde   Neal Stephenson
Boring Girls   Sara Taylor
RoomHate   Penelope Ward
The Storms of War   Kate Williams
What She Left Behind   Ellen Marie Wiseman

May - Mysteries

Dark Corners
Ruth Rendall

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Find Her   Lisa Garner
Kinsey and Me : Stories   Sue Grafton
Cold Cold Heart   Tami Hoag
Thursday Legends   Quintin Jardine
The Ice Child   Camilla Lackberg
Midnight Sun   Jo Nesbo
Crimson Shore   Douglas Preston
Lie in Wait   Eric Rickstad
Come Home   Lisa Scottoline

May - Non-Fiction

Hitler's Forgotten Children
Ingrid Von Oelhafen

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Stalin's Daughter   Rosemary Sullivan
Tripping Over the Truth   Travis Christofferson
A Modern Way to Cook   Anna Jones
17 Carnations : The Royals, The Nazis..   Andrew Morton
Spark Joy   Marie Kondo