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, November 27, 2018

November - Audiobooks

The Rules of Magic 
Alice Hoffman

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Margaret Atwood Presents Stories by Canadian Women Authors 🍁
The Bancroft Strategy   Robert Ludlum
One Step Away   Sherryl Woods
Robicheaux   James Lee Burke
Full Wolf Moon   Lincoln Child
Dangerous Minds   Jane Evanovich
Therapy   Jonathan Kellerman
Legacy of Spies   John LeCarre
The Demon Crown   James Rollins
Dishonorable Intentions   Stuart Woods

November - Mysteries

The Cat Vanishes
Louise Carson 🍁

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The Woman in the Woods   John Connolly
Lie to Me   J.T.Ellison
Tear Me Apart   J.T.Ellison
The Witch Elm   Tana French
Lethal White   Robert Galbraith
Agent in Place   Mark Greaney
Aurore   Graham Hurley
Hellbent   Gregg Hurwitz   
Walking Shadows   Faye Kellerman
Now We Are Dead   Stuart MacBride
In Her Bones   Kate Moretti
Haunted   James Patterson
After Anna   Lisa Scottoline
Under My Skin   Lisa Unger
The Late Show   Michael Connelly (Large Print)
Two Kinds of Truth   Michael Connelly (Large Print)
Twisted Prey   John Sandford (Large Print)

November - Fiction

Kate Atkinson

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The Mandela Plot   Kenneth Bonert 🍁
The Empty Throne   Bernard Cornwell
Shadow Tyrants   Clive Cussler
The Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers   Terri-Lynne DeFino
Every Note Played   Lisa Genova
In a Cottage in a Wood   Cass Green
The Lieutenant   Kate Grenville
We Were the Lucky Ones   Georgia Hunter
Conqueror Book 5   Conn Iggulden
Empire of Silver Book 4   Conn Iggulden
The Exes' Revenge   Jo Jakeman 🍁
Ashley Bell   Dean Koontz
The Incendiaries   R.O.Kwon
Oogy : The Dog only a Family Could Love   Larry Levin
The Discreet Hero   Mario Vargas Llosa
The Clockmaker's Daughter   Kate Morton
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle   Haruki Murakami
Where the Crawdads Sing   Delia Owens
I Invited Her In   Adele Parks
The Lightkeeper's Daughters   Jean E Pendziwol
A Spark of Light   Jodi Picoult
Shelter in Place   Nora Roberts
The Wildings   Nilanjana Roy
The Fear   C.L.Taylor
Clock Dance   Anne Tyler
See Me   Nicholas Sparks (Large Print)
Two by Two   Nicholas Sparks (Large Print)
The Light Between the Oceans   M.L.Stedman (Large Print)

November - DVDs

The Miniaturist

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Shetland Season Four
Unforgotten Season One
Victoria Season Two

November - Non-Fiction

The Flame 
Leonard Cohen

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Promise Me, Dad   Joe Biden
Fear : Trump in the White House   Bob Woodward
Kitchen Cabinet Cures
The Cost of Living   Deborah Levy
The Patriarch   David Nasaw

November - Children's Books

5 Minute Star Wars Stories 
Star Wars (Disney)

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Discover Earth   Kate Johnson
Matter and Forces   Kate Johnson
Energy and Electricity   Kate Johnson
The Modern World   Kate Johnson
Ancient Civilizations   Kate Johnson
Little Lucy   Ilene Cooper
Haley and Bix:Late for School   Scott Higgs 🍁
Pinkalicious:Pinkie Promises   Victoria Kann
Pinkalicious:School Rules   Victoria Kann
Fire in the Forest!   Lego City
Spider-Man Versus the Green Goblin   Marvel Comics
Fancy Nancy and the Boy from Paris   Jane O'Connor
Who Would Win? Killer Whale v Great White Shark   Jerry Pallota
Who Would Win? Lion v Tiger   Jerry Pallota
Rainbow Fish: The Dangerous Deep   Marcus Pfister
Splat the Cat Goodnight Sleep Tight   Rob Scotton
Splat the Cat Makes Dad Glad   Rob Scotton
Splat the Cat Splat and Seymour, Best Friends Forever   Rob Scotton
Splat the Cat takes the Cake   Rob Scotton
Splat the Cat with a Bang and a Clang   Rob Scotton
There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Bat   Lucille Colando
There was an Old Lady who Swallowed Some Leaves   Lucille Colando
Olivia Helps With Christmas   Ian Falconer
Little Miss Bossy   Adam Hargreaves
Little Miss Curious   Adam Hargreaves
Mr. Bump   Adam Hargreaves
Mr. Funny   Adam Hargreaves
How to be a baby by Me, The Big Sister   Sally Lloyd-Jones
Have you Filled a Bucket Today?   Carol McCloud
Peanut Butter & Jelly Aliens   Joe McGee
Peace at Last   Jill Murphy
Keeper of the Lost Cities#1   Shannon Messenger
Keeper of the Lost Cities#2: Exile   Shannon Messenger
Keeper of the Lost Cities#3: Everblaze   Shannon Messenger
Boy in the Dress   David Walliams
Do Not Open   John Farndon
Primates   Jim Ottaviani

November - Livres d'enfants en français

Noël de Nicolas 
Tibo, Gilles 🍁

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Le grand livre de l'astronomie   Miles, Lisa et Smith, Alastair
Les dinosaures   Coombes, Rachel et Harris, Nicolas
Les insectes   Beaumont, Émilie
Les tigres   Kalman, Bobbie
Paris sauvage   Dedieu, Thierry
Zak et Zoé : Peur pas peur, j'y vais !   Gravel, François 🍁
Zak et Zoé : À nous deux, barbe-mauve !   Gravel, François 🍁
Zak et Zoé : Une journée de chien   Gravel, François 🍁
Zoélie l'allumette #1 : Le garçon oublié   Potvin, Marie 🍁
Zoélie l'allumette #2 : Le fauteur de troubles   Potvin, Marie 🍁
Arbre aux ballons   Gilman, Phoebe 🍁
Aventures de Cyprienne : Le Cécilia L.   Séguin, Chantal 🍁
Nicolas, roi du filet !   Tibo, Gilles 🍁
Kid Paddle #4 : Full métal casquette   Midam
Bone #4 : Le chasseur de dragons   Smith, Jeff

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

December Book Sale

The December Book Sale starts at 2:30 pm on Monday, December 3rd and runs until Saturday, December 8th.  Christmas books are featured.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

The Write Stuff - Rawi Hage

Rawi Hage is a Lebanese-Canadian writer and photographer based in Montreal. His first two novels, De Niro's Game and Cockroach, were both nominated for the Giller Prize and The Governor General's Literary Award. The Library has just received a copy of his latest award-winning novel, Beirut Hellfire Society. Set in Beirut in the war torn 1970s, it tells the story of Pavlov the son of a dead undertaker, who arranges secret burials for people deemed an outcast because of their atheism or other beliefs.Combining comedy and tragedy it's a brilliant, urgent meditation on what it's like to live through war. Hage lives with his partner the author Madeleine Thien. For more details click here

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - X Company

X Company is a Canadian-Hungarian spy thriller television series, created by Mark Ellis and Stephanie Morgenstern. The series takes place during World War II, and follows five recruits as they are trained as agents at a secret Canadian training facility, Camp X near Lake Ontario east of Toronto, and then sent out into the field in Europe. X Company stars Evelyne Brochu, Jack Lasky and Warren Brown. For more details click here.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Murder Ink - Mindy Mejia

Mindy Mejia was born and raised in a small-town-turned-suburb in the Twin Cities area. She received a BA from the University of Minnesota and an MFA from Hamline University.  Mejia writes what she likes to read: contemporary, plot-driven books that deliver both entertainment and substance. She is the author of The Dragon Keeper and Everything You Want Me To Be (in our collection).  The library has acquired her most recent novel, Leave No Trace, which follows the mysterious disappearance of a boy and his stunning return ten years later.
She lives in the Twin Cities with her husband and two children.  To visit her online, click here.