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, April 25, 2018

April - Mysteries

The Fallen
David Baldacci

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Death of a Nurse   M.C.Beaton
Killing Floor   Lee Child
If I Die Tonight   Alison Gaylin
The Punishment She Deserves   Elizabeth George
End of Watch   Stephen King
The Girls in the Woods   Camilla Lackberg
Dog On It   Spencer Quinn
Dangerous Crossing   Rachel Rhys
The Dog Walker   Lesley Thomson
The Windermere Witness   Rebecca Tope
Murder at the Brightwell   Ashley Weaver

April - DVDs


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Broadchurch Season 3
Doc Martin Season 8
Expo 67 Mission Impossible
King Charles 111
Last Tango in Halifax : Holiday Special
Loving Vincent

April - Non-Fiction

100 Things You Will Never Find
 Daniel Smith

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Girls & Sex   Peggy Orenstein
My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward   Mark Lukach
America's Test Kitchen Healthy Slow Cooker Revolution
European - Inspired Cuisine   Marcel and Shannon Biro
The Part-Time Vegetarian   Nicola Graimes
Theft by Ending   David Sedaris
The Roads Less Travelled   Graham Nesbitt
Sapper Martin: The Secret Great War Diary   Jack Martin
Feeding My Mother   Jann Arden 🍁
Where I Belong   Alan Doyle
What She Ate   Laura Shapiro

April - Fiction

By Gaslight 
Steven Price 🍁

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Bachelor Girl   Kim van Alkemade
The Time in Between   Maria Duenas
The Woman in the Window   A.J.Finn
A Horse Walks into a Bar   David Grossman
Thin Rich Pretty   Beth Harbison
Here's to Us   Elin Hilderbrand
The Break   Marian Keyes
Red Sky in Morning   Paul Lynch
Mrs   Caitlin Macy
The Plantation   Di Morris
One Hit Wonders   Patrick Warner 🍁
Echoes of the Dance   Marcia Willet
Remember   Barbara Taylor Bradford (Large Print)
Origin   Dan Brown (Large Print)

Friday, April 20, 2018

May Book Sale

The May Book Sale starts at 2:30 pm on Monday, May 7th and runs until Saturday, May 12th.  Sports and gardening books are featured.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Sunday, April 15, 2018

The Write Stuff - Naseem Rakha

Naseem Rahka is a geologist, educator, speaker, and award-winning author and journalist. The library has just acquired her novel The Crying Tree. Set in southern Illinois and central Oregon, it tells the story of a mother who must overcome the hate, grief and secrets that surround the murder of her 15 year old son. And how she defies church and family as she attempts to stop the execution of the man who killed her boy. The Crying Tree has received international acclaim for it's frank examination of crime, punishment, sexual identity and forgiveness, Rahka lives in Oregon with her husband and son. To visit her online click here.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Library - Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, April 25, at 60 Elm, Hudson, Quebec. Library members are welcome to attend to vote for the Board of Directors and to get a progress report on library activities.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - Delicious

Delicious is a British television drama/black comedy series set in south-east Cornwall about Leo, a celebrity chef. He is married to his beautiful wife Sam and has a successful hotel business, but he is cheating on her with his first wife Gina, from whom he stole many of his recipes. With an excellent cast including Iain Glen as Leo, Emilia Fox as Sam and the wonderful Dawn French as Gina, the library has just acquired the first series. For more details click here.

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Murder Ink - Phonse Jessome

Phonse Jessome is an award-winning Canadian Journalist and bestselling author. He has covered some of the biggest stories in Canada and abroad over the past 35 years. His book Murder at McDonald's was lauded as one of Canada's best true crime titles. Somebody's Daughter takes readers inside the deadly world of human trafficking. Jessome is now taking decades of experience covering crime into the field of crime fiction.  Disposable Souls, which the library recently acquired, is the first in this series.
Jessome lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  To visit him online, click here.