On Tuesday, September 22 at 7 p.m. the Hudson Library & Historical Society will host a live virtual streaming event with historian and author Richard Striner, who will discuss his book, Summoned to Glory: The Audacious Life of Abraham Lincoln. In the book, Striner sheds significant new light on Abraham Lincoln, one of the most studied figures in American history.
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Between the Lines Book Club
The official book club of the Hudson Library & Historical Society meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. No registration is required. Even if you haven’t finished the book, you’re welcome to listen and participate. New members are always welcome.
Book Club Sets
Looking for a good book choice for your book club? Do you want to make it easy for everyone in your group to get a copy of the book? Check out the Hudson Library & Historical Society book club sets collection. Each set includes multiple copies of a book and a book club guide with information about the author and discussion questions.
F.A.N. (Favorite Authors Now!) Club
Sign up for the Hudson Library’s Favorite Authors Now! (F.A.N.) Club and we will automatically reserve the newest books of your choice by today’s hottest writers.
Dear Reader Online Book Club
Sign up for one or several online book clubs. Every Monday, you will be e-mailed a small section of a book. By the end of the week, you will have sampled 2-3 chapters, enough to know if you “just-have-to” finish the book.
WHODUNIT Mystery Book Club
The official mystery book club of the Hudson Library & Historical Society meets at 2 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. No registration is required. Even if you haven’t finished the book, you’re welcome to listen and participate. New members are always welcome.
Books & Authors
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