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, April 24, 2014

April - DVDs


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12 Years a Slave
Behind the Candelabra
Burton & Taylor
Dallas Buyers Club (also on Blu-ray)
Top of the Lake
The Well-Digger's Daughter
The White Queen
Winter's Bone (Blu-ray)
Suits - Season 2
Sherlock - Season 3
Nurse Jackie - Season 3 
New Tricks - Season 7
Kingdom - Season 3
Luther - Season 2
The Killing - Season 2
Damages - The Final Season
The Good Wife - Season 1
The Indian Doctor - Season 2
Bramwell Season 3

April - Children's DVDs


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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Over the Hedge
Wallace & Gromit
Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers
The Book Thief
Despicable Me
Despicable Me 2
Doc McStuffin's Mobile Clinic
Dora's Easter Adventure
The Little Rascals
Mirror Mirror
Scooby-Doo! Wrestlemania Mystery
Watch 'em Work
Oz the Great and the Powerful
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

April - Fiction & Mysteries

A Change in Attitude
Anita Shreve

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Blood & Beauty: The Borgias Sarah Dunant
Love Lies Bleeding  Jess McConkey
What Alice Forgot  Liane Moriarty
Empress of the NIght  Eva Stachniak
Maine  J. Courtney Sullivan
Christmas at Claridges  Karen Swan
The Child's Child  Barbara Vine
As Serious as Death  Quentin Jardine
Poison Flower  Thomas Perry
Telex from Cuba  Rachel Kushner (Audio)

Sunday, April 20, 2014

May Book Sale

The May Book Sale starts at 2.30 pm on Monday, May 5th and runs until Saturday, May 10th. Travel & Adventure books are featured.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Write Stuff - Kimberly McCreight

Kimberly McCreight attended Vassar College and graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. After several years as a litigation associate at some of New York City’s biggest law firms, she left the practice of law to write full-time. Her work has appeared in such publications as Antietam Review, Oxford Magazine and Babble. Her debut novel, Reconstructing Amelia, is a New York Times bestseller.
She lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with her husband and two daughters.
The library recently acquired McCreight’s novel.  Click here to visit her website.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - The Fall

"The Fall" is a crime drama that follows an investigation into a series of murders involving young business women in Belfast, Ireland. Season 1 begins with Metro Police Superintendent Detective Stella Gibson (played by Gillian Anderson ) heading up a group of local detectives determined to track down a serial killer by the name of Paul Spector ( Jamie Dornan ) before he has a chance to strike again. More...

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Easter Library Hours

The Library will be closed on Good Friday, April 18th.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Murder Ink - Charles Todd

Charles Todd is a pen name used by the American authors Caroline and Charles Todd. This mother-and-son writing team lives in the eastern United States, in North Carolina and Delaware respectively.
The authors are best known for a series of novels, set in post-World War I England. The books deal with the cases of Inspector Ian Rutledge, a veteran of the European campaigns who is attempting to pick up the pieces of his Scotland Yard career.
They are also the authors of a series about Bess Crawford, a nurse serving in France during World War I.
The library has a good selection of their books.  Click here to visit their website.