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, January 26, 2013

January - Fiction

The Impostor Bride Nancy Richler

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Lipstick in Afghanistan Roberta Gately
Comeback Love Peter Golden
Jigs & Reels Joanne Harris
Silver Girl  Elin Hildebrand
The Mystery of Mercy Close Marian Keyes
Stray Love Kyo Maclear
Inside Alix Ohlin
The Perfect Hope Nora Roberts
Umbrella Will Self
The Speech of Angels Sharon Maas
Where'd You Go, Bernadette Maria Semple
The Color of Tea Hannah Tunnicliffe
The Magic of Saida  M.G. Vassanji

January- Mysteries

The Bat  Jo Nesbo

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The Rope Nevada Barr
Long Time Coming  Robert Goddard
Paradise City  Archer Mayor
The Snowman Jo Nesbo
Private: #1 Suspect James Patterson
Thereby Hangs a Tail  Spencer Quinn
Revelation C.J. Sansom
Invisible Murder Lene Kaaberbol
Save Me Lisa Scottoline

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

February Book Sale

The February Book Sale starts on Monday, February 4th, at 2:30 pm and runs until Saturday, February 9th. Cook books are featured.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

The Write Stuff - Maeve Binchy

Maeve Binchy, one of Ireland’s most popular writers, was a best-selling author who sold more than 40 million books worldwide. She wrote 16 novels, four collections of short stories, a play and a novella. Binchy was best known for her humorous take on small-town life in Ireland, her descriptive characters, her interest in human nature and her often clever surprise endings. Several of her works — including Circle of Friends and Tara Road — were turned into films. Binchy died on 30 July 2012. She was 72.
Most of Binchy’s works are in the library's collection. To visit her website click here.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Murder Ink- Joy Fielding

Toronto-born Joy Fielding is the author of numerous novels, mysteries and thrillers. Initially seeking a career in movies, Joy moved to Hollywood briefly, before returning to Toronto to take up writing.
Fielding’s terrain as a writer is the day-to-day problems facing modern women. Often, her characters are forced to face their worst nightmares, when sudden discoveries change their seemingly untroubled lives.
The library has a good selection of Fielding's work in both fiction and mysteries. To visit the author's website link here.