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.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The Write Stuff - Colum McCann

Colum McCann was born in Ireland in 1965. He is the author of six novels and two collections of stories. McCann has been the recipient of many international honours, including the National Book Award, the International Dublin Impac Prize, a Chevalier des Arts et Lettres from the French government, election to the Irish arts academy, several European awards, and an Oscar nomination. His work has been published in over 35 languages. McCann lives in New York with his wife, Allison, and their three children.  
The library has three of McCann’s novels, including his two most recent Transatlantic and Let the Great World Spin. Click here to visit his website.

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