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.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

StoryFest is an exciting endeavour launched by the Greenwood Centre for Living History in Hudson.
This annual Autumn celebration of writers, readers and storytellers builds upon the original Gigantes Series. This year StoryFest celebrates it's tenth anniversary. For a complete list of events click here

October Book Sale

The October Book Sale starts on Monday, October 1st at 2.30 pm and runs until Saturday, October 6th. Art books are featured.

September- New Books

Here Comes Trouble       Moore, Michael
The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary    Westoll, Andrew
Burmese Lessons   Connelly, Karen
The Obamas   Kantour, Jodi
The Uncharted Path  Myung-Bak, Lee
The Burning Land  Cornwell, Bernard
Sharpe' Fury   Cornwell, Bernard
Best Kept Secret   Hatvany, Amy
Born Of Shadows  Kenyon, Sherrilyn
Bird in Hand  Kline, Christine Baker
Dismantled  McMahon, Jennifer
The Secret Intensity of Everyday Life  Nicholson, William
The Tower, The Zoo and the Tortoise  Stuart, Julia
No Second Chance  Coben, Harlan
Without Mercy Jackson, Lisa
Headhunters  Nesbo, Jo

For more information on the new books please click on the book title

September- DVDs

The Big C   Season1
Gangs of New York
Grace is Gone
Judge John Deed  Season 5
Ladies in Lavender
Like Water for Chocolate
New Tricks  Season 4
The Pacific
Pie in the Sky  Series 5
The Secret Life of Bees
Single-Handed  Set 2
The Town
The Visitor
Downton Abbey  Season 2
The House of Elliott

Click on DVD title for more information.

September- Young Peoples Books

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Asterix - Le Cadeau de Caesar
Asterix - Le Tour de Gaule
Asterix - Obelix et Compagnie
Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls- Stage Fright
Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls- Glitter Girls & the Great Fakeout
Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls- Blast from the Past
The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell
Sleuth or Dare: Partners in Crime
Sleuth or Dare: Sleepover Stakeout
Sleuth or Dare: Framed and Dangerous
Middle School: Get me out of here
Big Nate : Out Loud
Big Nate: What could possibly go wrong?
The Poodle Problem
The Spectacular Spider Book
Poor Puppy & Bad Kitty
Snowmen at night
Princess, Princess
Gold Star for Zog
I Love You Grandma
Meet the Super Hero Squad
Meet the Villians of Villainville
Thor's Big Adventure
Hulk Saves the Day
Here comes Mother Goose
My very first Mother Goose
Mother Goose Keepsake Collection
Zoe Gets Ready
The Underwear Book
Where Fairies Fly
Nighty night

September- Teens

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House of Night; Marked
House of Night: Betrayed
House of Night: Chosen
Artemis Fowl: The Last Guardian
Lock & Key
Truth about forever
Ghost Flower
The Henderson Boys: The Escape
The Henderson Boys: Eagle Day
The Henderson Boys: Secret Army
Witch &Wizard
Witch & Wizard: The Fire
Daniel X: Game Over
The Kane Chronicles: The Serpent's Shadow

Monday, September 10, 2012

Hudson Box Office

The Library has over 700 movies and television series available on DVD, including recent movies, BBC & HBO popular series. To see what is available click here to go to the Online Catalogue. Search "All Words" and "DVD" by "Title".LinkDVDs may be borrowed for 7 days but there is a fine of $1 per day for late returns.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Murder Ink- Daniel Silva

Daniel Silva is the bestselling author of the Gabriel Allon series. Allon is an Israeli-trained assassin, part of the team that eliminated the Palestinian terrorists responsible for the Munich Olympic massacre. When not on assignment for the Mossad he is one of the leading art restorers in Europe.
The library has a complete collection of the series with the latest book on order.
Silva is an American and resides in Washington D.C. He is a former newsman with UPI and CNN. To view his website click on the title above.