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.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

September - Mysteries

The Ex  
Alafair Burke

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The Cat Looked Back   Louise Carson 🍁
The Raging Storm   Ann Cleeves
A Twisted Love Story   Samantha Downing
Good Bad Girl   Alice Feeney
Dead Man's Creek   Chris Hammer
Strangers on a Train   Patricia Highsmith
Everyone Here Is Lying   Shari Lapena
The Bone Hacker   Kathy Reichs 🍁
The Girl in the Eagle's Talons : A Lisbeth Salander Novel   Karin Smirnoff
The Lamplighters   Emma Stonex
Bruno's Challenge   Martin Walker
The Patriach   Martin Walker
Kala   Colin Walsh 

September - Non-Fiction

The Gift of Fear : Survival Signals that Protect us from Violence  
Gavin De Becker

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Hand on my Heart   Maureen Mayhew 🍁
Womb : The Inside Story   Leah Hazard
Make Every Dish Delicious   Lesley Chesterman 🍁
The Wild Silence   Raynor Winn
A Ghost in the Throat   Doireann Ni Ghriofa
The North Star : Canada and the Civil War Plots against Lincoln   Julian Sher 

September - Fiction

A Convergence of Solitudes 
Anita Anand 🍁

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Little White Lies   Philippa East
Same Beach, Next Year   Dorothea Benton Frank
What Never Happened   Rachel Howzell Hall
Threads of Suspicion   Dee Henderson
Bloomsbury Girls   Natalie Jenner
None of This is True   Lisa Jewell
Francisco   Alison Mills Newman
The Secret Life of Sunflowers   Marta Molnar
Tom Lake   Ann Patchett
The Survivors   Alex Schulman
In the Country of Others   Leila Slimani
Moon of the Crusted Snow   Rice Waubgeshig 🍁

September - DVDs

Happy Valley 
Series 3

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Barry   Season one
Bloodlands   Season 2
C.B.Strike   Seasons 1 & 2
The Madame Blanc Mysteries   Series 2
Traces   Season one

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

October Book Sale

 The October Book Sale will take place on Monday, October 2nd, from 2:30 p.m. till 5:00 p.m., and continue during our opening hours, October 5th to 7th - see times below.

  • Thursday, October 5th      7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • Friday, October 6th          2:30 - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 7th      10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Remember to also visit our Book Sale Room during regular opening hours.  Shelves are restocked weekly – a great selection at great prices!! 

Tuesday, August 29, 2023

August - Audiobooks

Match Me if You Can  
Susan Elizabeth Phillips

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The Bounty   Caroline Alexander
The Innocent Man   John Grisham
The Inferno, from the Divine Comedy   Dante Aligiheri
Enemy of the State   Vince Flynn
Everlasting   Iris Johansen
Fingal O'Reilly, Irish Doctor   Patrick Taylor 

August - Mysteries

Beware the Woman 
Megan Abbot

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The Lock-Up   John Banville
The Night it Ended   Katie Garner
The Spider   Lars Kepler
The Feral Detective   Jonathan Lethem
Just Another Missing Person   Gillian McAllister
Loyalty   Lisa Scottoline
Death Comes to Marlow   Robert Thorogood
The Clearing   Simon Toyne
Zero Days   Ruth Ware

August - Children's Books

Narval : Licorne de mer 
Clanton, Ben

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Jane Goodall   Sanchez-Vegara, Isabel
Capitaine Bobette et la machination machiavélique du professeur K.K. Prout   Pilkey, Dav
Capitaine Bobette et les misérables mauviettes du p'tit coin mauve   Pilkey, Dav
La fée Coquillette présente Télé-Coquillette   Lévy, Didier
La fée Coquillette et la vache apprentie sorcière   Lévy, Didier
Le monde de Munsch   Munsch, Robert
Winnie à roulettes   Owen, Laura & Paul, Korky
Winnie et la journée du livre   Owen, Laura & Paul, Korky
The One and Only Bob   Katherine Applegate
The One and Only Ruby   Katherine Applegate
Emily of  New Moon   L.M.Montgomery
Squished   Megan Wagner Lloyd
Junior Dictionary & Thesaurus   Susan Purcell
Everything You Need to Ace English in One Big Fat Notebook  Workman Publishing
Everything You Need to Ace Science in One Big Fat Notebook   Workman Publishing
Mr. S   Monica Arnaldo 🍁
When Things aren't Going Right, Go Left   Marc Colagiovanni
What Does it Mean to be Kind ?  Rana DiOrio
Tiddler   Julia Donaldson
When Daddy's Truck Picks Me Up   Jana Novotny Hunter
The Digger and the Butterfly   Joseph Kuefler
Me...Jane   Patrick McDonnell
The Perfect Pet   Margie Palatini
Dolls and Trucks are for Everyone   Robb Pearlman
Peppa Goes Camping   Peppa Pig Series
The Song That Called Them Home   David A. Robertson 🍁
Hot Dog   Doug Salati
Joey   Jennifer Marshall Bleakley
The Cool Code   Deidre Langeland
Valhamster   Angela Misri 🍁
Four Eyes   Rex Ogle

August - DVDs

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret

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Everything Everywhere All At Once
Here Today 

August - Non-Fiction

Vanderbilt: the Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty 
Anderson Cooper

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The Wake: The Deadly Legacy of a Newfoundland Tsunami  Linden MacIntyre 🍁
Ultra - Processed People   Chris Van Tullekin
The Whisper on the Night Wind   Adam Shoats 🍁
Kamala's Way   Dan Morain
Swan Dive   Georgina Pazcoguin
The Answer is...   Alex Trebek 🍁
The Language of Kindness   Christie Watson 

August - Fiction

When We Were Sisters 
Fatimah Asghar

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Try Not to Breathe   David Bell
Night of Miracles   Elizabeth Berg
Becoming Mrs Lewis   Patti Callahan
A Land More Kind Than Home   Wiley Cash
Before She Finds Me   Heather Chavez
Nosy Parker   Lesley Crewe 🍁
Think Of England   Alice Elliot Dark
The Librarianist   Patrick DeWitt 🍁
The Silent House   Laura Elliot
The Blue Flower   Penelope Fitzgerald
Things We Keep   Sally Hepworth
The Five-Star Weekend   Elin Hilderbrand
Soldier Sailor   Claire Kilroy
Mercury Pictures Presents   Anthony Marra
The Wardrobe Mistress   Meghan Masterson 🍁
Summer Stage   Megan Mitchell Moore
48 Clues into the Disappearance of My Sister   Joyce Carol Oates
The House in the Pines   Ana Reyes
Victory City   Salman Rushdie
The Queen of Dirt Island   Donal Ryan
Lady Tan's Circle of Women   Lisa See
The Collector   Daniel Silva
Beyond That, The Sea   Laura Spence-Ash
Remarkably Bright Creatures   Shelby Van Pelt
The Daughters of Madurai   Rajasree Variyar
The Chosen and the Beautiful   Nghi Vo
The Beach at Summerly   Beatriz Williams
Sweet Salt Air   Barbara Delinsky (Large-Print)
A Week at the Shore Barbara Delinsky (Large-Print)
L'Affaire   Diane Johnson (Large-Print)
Match Me If You Can   Susan Elizabeth Phillips (Large-Print)

Sunday, August 20, 2023

September Book Sale

 The September book sale will take place on Labour Day Monday, September 4th, from 2:30 p.m. till 5:00 p.m., and continue during our opening hours, September 7th to 9th - see times below.

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

Feature this month:  Art books

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

Thursday, July 27, 2023

July - Fiction

The Reading List 
Sara Nisha Adams

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The Almost Widow   Gail Anderson-Dargatz 🍁
Next in Line   Jeffrey Archer
The Whispers   Ashley Audrain 🍁
Meet Me at the Lake   Carley Fortune 🍁
The Paris Daughter   Kristin Harmel
Snow Road Station   Elizabeth Hay 🍁
The Life She Wants   J.M.Hewitt
Someday I'll Find You   C.C.Humphreys
Red Widow   Alma Katsu
Daughter of the Dawn   Marion Kummerow
Have you Seen Her   Catherine McKenzie 🍁
Summerwater   Sarah Mosse
The Rain Watcher   Tatiana de Rosnay
The Only One Left   Riley Sager
The Violin Conspiracy   Brendan Slocomb
Sleeping Bear   Connor Sullivan
Beneath a Scarlet Sky   Mark Sullivan
The Covenant of Water   Abraham Verghese
Hang the Moon   Jeanette Walls
Only Dad   Alan Titchmarsh (Large- Print )

July - Non-Fiction

Ten Tomatoes that Changed the World 
William Alexander

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Together   Jamie Oliver
No Beast So Fierce   Dane Huckelbridge
In Memory of Memory   Maria Stepanova

July - Mysteries

In the Cold Dark Ground  
Stuart Macbride

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The Quiet Tenant   Clemence McHallon
Killing Moon    Jo Nesbo
Connections in Death   J.D.Robb
My Murder   Katie Williams