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LIBRARY: Jennifer Chiaverini at the Hudson Library [5/9]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Thursday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event with bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini, who will discuss her latest book The Musuem of Lost Quilts

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The Museum of Lost Quilts: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel (The Elm Creek Quilts Series #22) By Jennifer Chiaverini Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063080799
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Published: William Morrow - April 30th, 2024

Jennifer Chiaverini’s beloved and bestselling Elm Creek Quilts series returns with the first Elm Creek Quilts novel since 2019’s The Christmas Boutique.


LIBRARY: Erik Larson at the Hudson Library [5/7]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event with bestselling author Erik Larson, who will discuss his latest book The Demon of Unrest.

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The Demon of Unrest: A Saga of Hubris, Heartbreak, and Heroism at the Dawn of the Civil War By Erik Larson Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385348744
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Published: Crown - April 30th, 2024

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Splendid and the Vile brings to life the pivotal five months between the election of Abraham Lincoln and the start of the Civil War—a simmering crisis that finally tore a deeply divided nation in two.

One of Time’s Most Anticipated Books of the Year


LIBRARY: Barbara McQuade at the Hudson Library [5/1]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Wednesday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event with legal scholar and analyst Barbara McQuade, who will discuss her new book Attack from Within

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Attack from Within: How Disinformation Is Sabotaging America By Barbara McQuade Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781644213636
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Published: Seven Stories Press - February 27th, 2024

An urgent, comprehensive explanation of the ways disinformation is impacting democracy, and practical solutions that can be pursued to strengthen the public, media, and truth-based politics

MSNBC's legal expert breaks down the ways disinformation has become a tool to drive voters to extremes, disempower our legal structures, and consolidate power in the hands of the few.


LIBRARY: Cara Mangini at the Hudson Library [3/27]

Join us as bestselling cookbook author and chef, Cara Mangini visits to discuss her latest cookbook, The Vegetable Eater: The New Playbook for Cooking Vegetarian.

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The Vegetable Eater: The New Playbook for Cooking Vegetarian By Cara Mangini Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781523514946
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - March 19th, 2024

The IACP Award–winning author of The Vegetable Butcher presents simple lessons and 100 recipes that put irresistible, vegetable-forward dishes in every home cook’s everyday rotation.

The Vegetable Butcher is back!


LIBRARY: Valerie Bertinelli at the Hudson Library [4/4]

Actress and New York Times bestselling author Valerie Bertinelli returns to the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Thursday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event where she will discuss her latest cookbook, Indulge

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Indulge: Delicious and Decadent Dishes to Enjoy and Share By Valerie Bertinelli Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780063244726
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Published: Harvest - April 2nd, 2024

Beloved actress and New York Times bestselling author Valerie Bertinelli returns with her most indulgent cookbook yet; a collection of 100 recipes to nourish the body and the soul.

in·dulge: to allow oneself to enjoy the pleasure of.


VIRTUAL: Philippa Gregory at the Hudson Library [3/23]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Saturday, March 23 at 1 p.m. for a virtual author event with bestselling author Philippa Gregory, who will discuss her newest book, Normal Women.

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Normal Women: Nine Hundred Years of Making History By Philippa Gregory Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780063304321
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Published: HarperOne - February 27th, 2024

“Lively, timely and gloriously energetic. Each page bursts with life, and every chapter swirls with personalities left out of traditional narratives of Britain’s past.


LIBRARY: Harold Holzer at the Hudson Library [3/12]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event with historian Harold Holzer, who will discuss his latest book Brought Forth on This Continent

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Brought Forth on This Continent: Abraham Lincoln and American Immigration By Harold Holzer Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780451489012
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Published: Dutton - February 13th, 2024

From acclaimed Abraham Lincoln historian Harold Holzer, a groundbreaking account of Lincoln’s grappling with the politics of immigration against the backdrop of the Civil War.


VIRTUAL: Noah Charney at the Hudson Library [3/6]

Discover the complete story of one of the world’s most famous and recognizable paintings with the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Wednesday, March 6 at 10 a.m. for a virtual author event. Art historian and professor Noah Charney will discuss his book The Thefts of Mona Lisa.

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The Thefts of the Mona Lisa: The Complete Story of the World's Most Famous Artwork By Noah Charney, Steve Berry (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Noah Charney, Steve Berry (Foreword by)
$32.00
ISBN: 9781538181362
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - February 6th, 2024

"Historian Charney tracks the eventful life of the Mona Lisa in this rollicking account.... The result is both a thrilling tale of true crime and a rigorous work of art history." -- Publishers Weekly, Starred Review


VIRTUAL: Yaroslav Trofimov at the Hudson Library [3/2]

Join the Hudson Library on March 2nd at 2pm for a virtual discussion with Wall Street Journal correspondent Yaroslav Trofimov, author of Our Enemies Will Vanish.

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Our Enemies Will Vanish: The Russian Invasion and Ukraine's War of Independence By Yaroslav Trofimov Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593655184
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Published: Penguin Press - January 9th, 2024

Our Enemies Will Vanish achieves the highest level of war reporting: a tough, detailed account that nevertheless reads like a great novel. One is reminded of Michael Herr's Dispatches . . . Frankly, it's what we have all aspired to. I did not really understand Ukraine until I read Trofimov's account.” —Sebastian Junger


LIBRARY: Cassidy Hutchinson at the Hudson Library [2/28]

Join the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Wednesday, February 28 at 6:30 p.m. for an in-person author event with the former special assistant to President Donald Trump and his chief of staff, Mark Meadows. In her new memoir Enough, Cassidy Hutchinson provides a riveting account of her extraordinary experiences as an idealistic young woman thrust into the middle of a national crisis, where she risked everything to tell the truth about some of the most powerful people in Washington. 

Enough By Cassidy Hutchinson Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781668028285
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 26th, 2023

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Cassidy Hutchinson’s desk was mere steps from the most controversial president in recent American history.


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