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.

Monday, May 28, 2018

May - Mysteries

The Disappeared 

Click on title for more details:
The Man in the Crooked Hat   Harry Dolan
The Friend   Teresa Driscoll
The October Killings   Wessel Ebersohn
The Couturier of Milan   Ian Hamilton 🍁
The Imam of Tawi-Tawi   Ian Hamilton 🍁
Let Me Lie   Clare Mackintosh
The Escape Artist   Brad Meltzer
Prayer for the Dead   James Oswald
Look for Me   Lisa Gardner (Large Print)

May - Non-Fiction

Ian Brown 🍁

Click on title for more details:
Women & Power   Mary Beard
Happiness: The Crooked Little Road..   Heather Harpham
Kristin Knits   Kristin Nicholas
Hockey Towns   Ron MacLean 🍁
Daughters of the Samurai   Janice P Nimura
Tracing Your Family History   Lise Hull
The Hanging of Angelique   Afua Cooper
Jackie's Girl   Kathy McKeon
The Meaning of Michelle   Veronica Chambers
Just Getting Started   Tony Bennett
The Best We Could Do   Thi Bui
Brave   Rose McGowan
Educated   Tara Westover

May - Fiction

The Music Shop
 Rachel Joyce

Click on title for more details:
White Houses   Amy Bloom
Next Year in Havana   Chanel Cleeton
The Great Alone   Kristin Hannah
Conclave   Robert Harris
A Mother's Gift   Charlotte Hubbard
An American Marriage   Tayari Jones
Surprise Me   Sophie Kinsella
Ginny Moon   Benjamin Ludwig
The Good Liar   Catherine McKenzie
Still Me   Jojo Moyes
The Secret Wife   Gill Paul
The Essex Serpent   Sarah Perry
The Masterpiece   Francine Rivers
White Bodies   Jane Robins
The Women in the Castle   Jessica Shattuck
The Perfect Nanny   Leila Slimani
Accidental Heroes   Danielle Steel
The Last Hours   Minette Walters
Before We Were Yours   Lisa Wingate

May - Children's Books

Une Maison pour rire
Robert Munsch 🍁

Click on title for more details:
GusGus#1: Les Roi du Monde   Jean-Luc Englebert
Kenji le Ninja#1: Le Dragon des Brumes   Lylian
Soeurs   Raina Telgemeier
Dork Diaries #11   Rachel Renee Russell
Fishes   Edward S Barnard
Snakes   Christina Wilsdon
Horses   Christina Wilsdon
Dogs   Christina Wilsdon
She Persisted Around the World   Chelsea Clinton
Llama Llama Red Pajama   Anna Dewdney
Scaredy Boo   Claire Freedman
Stella, Star of the Sea   Marie-Louise Gay 🍁
The Cranky Ballerina   Elise Gravel 🍁
Weeds in Nana's Garden   Kathryn Harrison
You and Me   Martine Kindermans
Just Grandma and Me   Mercer Mayer
Just Me and My Puppy   Mercer Mayer
Making the Moose out of Life   Nicholas Oldland 🍁
Don't Blink   Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Mommy's Khimar   Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow
Infernal Devices#3: Clockwork Princess   Cassandra Clare
Ripley's Believe It or Not 2017   Dean Miller
Children's World Cookbook   Fiona Wilkes
Tales from Shakespeare   Tina Packer
Nelson Mandela   Lenny Brown
Mother Teresa   Maya Gold 

Sunday, May 20, 2018

June Book Sale

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

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The Write Stuff - Maria Duenas

Maria Duenas is a professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Murcia, Spain. She is also an academic author and has worked in several universities in North America. The library has just acquired a copy of her novel, The Time in Between.This inspiring best seller has been an outstanding success around the world, and tells the story of a young woman, Sira Quiroga, who uses her talent and courage to transform herself into a prestigious couturier, and then into an undercover agent for the Allies during World War ll. To visit her online click here.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - To Walk Invisible: The Bronte Sisters

To Walk Invisible is a British TV film written and directed by Sally Wainwright, focusing on the relationship between Charlotte, Emily and Anne and their brother Branwell. In the patriarchal society of the nineteenth century, the sisters face a bleak future with their father half-blind and Branwell in failing health. Charlotte sees that writing could offer a way out. This is the story of the sisters' great novels, and their extraordinary battle for recognition. The library has just acquired the DVD. Click here for more details.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Murder Ink - Alison Gaylin

International best-selling author Alison Gaylin has been nominated for the Edgar three times. Most recently, What Remains of Me was nominated in the best novel category.  If I Die Tonight is her tenth book - an absorbing, addictive tale of psychological suspense in which a seemingly open-and-shut police case with a clear-cut hero and villain turns out to be anything but simple. 
The library has both books in its collection.  Please use the Suggestion Book at the front desk if you would like to read more of her books.
Gaylin lives with her husband and daughter in Woodstock, New York. To visit her online, click here.