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, October 25, 2018

October - Mysteries

The Killing Habit 
Mark Billingham

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The Clairvoyants   Karen Brown
Wild Fire   Ann Cleeves
Carte Blanche   Jeffrey Deaver
A Willing Murder   Jude Deveraux
Field of Bones   J.A.Jance
I Know You Know   Gilly MacMillan
Leave No Trace   Mindy Mejia
The Room of White Fire   T. Jefferson Parker
Swift Vengeance   T. Jefferson Parker
Fifty Fifty   James Patterson
The Man Who Came Uptown   George Pelecanos
What Remains of Her   Eric Rickstad
Leverage in Death   J.D Robb
Black Diamond   Martin Walker
A Taste for Vengeance   Martin Walker
Dead Ringer   Lisa Scottoline (Large Print)

October - DVDs


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The Crown Series 2
The French Village Series 2
Hillary - Everest and Beyond
Marcella Season 1
Viceroy's House
Loch Ness Series 1 ( Blu-Ray )

October - Non-Fiction

Her Again : Becoming Meryl Streep
Michael Schulman

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Red Notice   Bill Browder
Breaking Addiction : a 7-Step Handbook   Lance M Dodes
Without Grain   Hayley Barisa Ryczek
Gluten - Free   Vanessa Weisbord
Bernadin Guide to Preserving
The Art of Preserving   Lisa Atwood
London   Eyewitness
Naples and Pompeii   Knopf
Spain   Eyewitness
China   Damian Harper
Thailand with Side Trips to Cambodia and Laos   Fodor
Walt Disney World   Rona Gindin
Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands   Regis St Louis
Mistress of Paris   Catherine Hewitt

October - Children's Books

Baby Mouse #3: Beach Babe
Jennifer & Matt Holm

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Baby Mouse #3: Queen of the World
Stink #7 : Stink and the Midnight Zombie Walk   Megan McDonald
Squirrels   Justine Ciovacco
I've Lost My Cat    Phillipe Beha 🍁
Ella Sets Sail   Caemela & Steven D'Amico
Mr Mergler, Beethoven and Me   David Gutnick 🍁
I Love You Mommy   Jillian Harker
Fancy Nancy and the Sensational Babysitter   Jane O'Connor
Small Saul   Ashley Spires 🍁
How the Crayons Saved the Rainbow   Monica Sweeney
Star Wars Character Encyclopedia   Star Wars
Time Machine   H.G.Wells
World Religions   Susan Meredith
Crime and Detection   Brian Lane
Canadian Spies   Tom Douglas 🍁

October - Livres d'enfants en français

Méchant minou à l'école
Bruel, Nick

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Mercy Watson en balade   DiCamillo, Kate
Winx Club : Le pouvoir de Charmix   Marvaud, Sophie
Winx Club : Le rêve de Musa   Marvaud, Sophie
Winx Club : Le village des mini-fées   Marvaud, Sophie
Beaucoup trop de bagages !   Munsch, Robert 🍁
Petit prince   de Saint-Exupéry, Antoine
Secret de l'île des baleines   Stilton, Téa
Trésor du bateau viking   Stilton, Téa
Rock à Raxford !   Stilton, Téa
Nuss en voage   Cittone, Jenny
Nancy et les papillons exquis   O'Connor, Jane
Aventures de Cypriennes : Le géant   Séguin, Chantal
Basile et professeure Boule de poils   Spires, Ashley 🍁
Nicolas joueur étoile   Tibo, Gilles 🍁
Surprise de Nicolas !   Tibo, Gilles 🍁
Teddy Mars : Presque gagnant   Burnham, Molly B.
Journal d'Alice #1   Louis, Sylvie 🍁
Journal d'Alice #2 : Lola Falbala   Louis, Sylvie 🍁
Kid Paddle #1 : Jeux de vilains   Midam
Kid Paddle #12 : Panik Room   Midam
Bone #5 : Le seigneur des marches de l'est   Smith, Jeff
Légendaires #5 : Coeur du passé   Sobral, Patrick
Légendaires #6 : Main du futur   Sobral, Patrick

October - Fiction

The Night Visitor 
Lucy Atkins

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The Forever Summer   Jamie Brenner
Point of Contact   Tom Clancy
French Exit   Patrick DeWitt 🍁
Washington Black   Esi Edugyan 🍁
The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock   Imogen Hermes Gowar
Less   Andrew Sean Greer
Beirut Hellfire Society   Rawi Hage 🍁
The Friendly Ones   Philip Hensher
Arranged   Catherine McKenzie 🍁
My Year of Rest and Relaxation   Ottessa Moshfegh
Pretty Little Liars, Vol 1&2   Sara Shepherd
The Christmas Secret   Karen Swan
Women Talking   Miriam Toews 🍁

Saturday, October 20, 2018

November Book Sale

The November Book Sale starts at 2:30 pm on Monday, November 5th and runs until Saturday, November 10th.  Specially priced children's books are featured.

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Write Stuff - David Bell

David Bell is an award-winning American author. He is an associate professer of English at Western Kentucky University, where he directs an MFA in creative writing. The library has just acquired a copy of his latest novel, Somebody's Daughter : Michael Frazier's ex-wife Erica unexpectedly turns up on his doorstep, and drops a bombshell that her ten year old daughter is missing, and he is the father. Unsure whether this is the truth, but unwilling to leave the girl's fate to chance, Michael has no choice but to follow the elusive trail of the child he has always wanted, but never knew he had. David Bell lives in Bowling Green, Kentucky, with his wife, writer Molly McCaffrey. To visit him online click here.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - The Coroner

The Coroner is a BBC drama series created by Sally Abbott, starring Claire Goose as Jane Kennedy, a coroner based in Lighthaven a fictional South Devon coastal town. She works with a Detective Sergeant, Davey Higgins, played by Matt Bardock, who broke her heart when they were childhood sweethearts. They investigate any sudden, violent or unexplained deaths in the town. The library has just acquired the first season. Click here for more details.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Murder Ink - Shari Lapena

Shari Lapena is a Canadian novelist. Lapena worked as a lawyer and as an English teacher before turning to writing fiction. 
An Unwanted Guest is the twisty new thriller from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door, her suspense debut, and A Stranger in the House, both New York Times and international bestsellers.
About An Unwanted Guest -- A weekend retreat at a cozy mountain lodge is supposed to be the perfect getaway . . . but when the storm hits, no one is getting away. --
Lapena lives in Toronto.  To visit her online, click here.