Download and read online Everlasting Quilts in PDF and EPUB Complicated and confusing romance continues for Josephine's Guest House proprietor Kate Meyr in Everlasting Quilts, the fourth novel in the East Perry County series. John Baker, Kate's lakehouse neighbor, a writer, and wannabe lover intrigues Kate with his research on quilts for a magazine article. In the process, she discovers unusual destinations for quilts, even in her own family. These stories are precious and everlasting. But not all is precious in Borna as Kate faces a fight for her life in her beloved home. Thanks to the spirit of Josephine and a handsome new acquaintance, Kate is able to persevere. It's once again another secret that Kate has to keep from her community as she continues to protect her guest house's reputation.
Download and read online Josephine s Guest House Quilt in PDF and EPUB East Perry County Series Book Two. Kate Meyr continues to be charmed by the beauty of Borna, Missouri. Now, after encouragement from her friends Clark and Ellie, she decides to turn her home into a guesthouse, which East Perry County desperately needs. Wanting to acknowledge Dr. Paulson and his wife Josephine whose spirit still haunts the home, she names her new business Josephine's Guest House. Kate also commissions a quilt to be made by her friend Ruth Ann to hang in the entry hall for guests to sign. Everything seems to be coming together well and guests are intrigued by Josephine's presence, but why do some of the guests' names disappear from the signature quilt and some remain?
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Download and read online Double Wedding Death in PDF and EPUB A Harriet Truman/Loose Threads Mystery (#10) What could possibly go wrong at an appliqué conference? If you’re Harriet Truman and the Loose Threads, just about anything. First, a drunken groom accosts Harriet in the hotel bar, and his outraged bride-to-be decides Harriet is making moves on her man. The next day, Jennifer storms into a “getting to know you” conference party and slugs her hard enough to crack an eye socket. No wonder, then, that Harriet is suspect number-one when Bridezilla turns up dead, and thing go downhill fast. It’s up to the Loose Threads—again—to figure out who did what to whom before and save not just Harriet but her best friend Lauren as well.
Download and read online Fates and Traitors in PDF and EPUB The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker returns with a riveting work of historical fiction following the notorious John Wilkes Booth and the four women who kept his perilous confidence. John Wilkes Booth, the mercurial son of an acclaimed British stage actor and a Covent Garden flower girl, committed one of the most notorious acts in American history—the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. The subject of more than a century of scholarship, speculation, and even obsession, Booth is often portrayed as a shadowy figure, a violent loner whose single murderous act made him the most hated man in America. Lost to history until now is the story of the four women whom he loved and who loved him in return: Mary Ann, the steadfast matriarch of the Booth family; Asia, his loyal sister and confidante; Lucy Lambert Hale, the senator’s daughter who adored Booth yet tragically misunderstood the intensity of his wrath; and Mary Surratt, the Confederate widow entrusted with the secrets of his vengeful plot. Fates and Traitors brings to life pivotal actors—some willing, others unwitting—who made an indelible mark on the history of our nation. Chiaverini portrays not just a soul in turmoil but a country at the precipice of immense change. From the Hardcover edition.
Download and read online The Promise Girls in PDF and EPUB In an emotionally rich and captivating new novel, New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick reunites three sisters whose deep bond is rooted in an unconventional past. Every child prodigy grows up eventually. For the Promise sisters, escaping their mother’s narcissism and the notoriety that came with her bestselling book hasn’t been easy. Minerva Promise claimed that her three “test tube” daughters—gifted pianist Joanie, artistic Meg, and storyteller Avery—were engineered and molded to be geniuses. In adulthood, their modest lives fall far short of her grand ambitions. But now, twenty years after the book’s release, she hopes to redeem herself by taking part in a new documentary. Meg, who hasn’t picked up a paintbrush in years, adamantly refuses to participate, until a car accident leaves her with crushing medical bills. While she recuperates in Seattle, the three sisters reluctantly meet with filmmaker Hal Seeger, another former prodigy. Like them, he’s familiar with the weight of failed potential. But as he digs deeper, he uncovers secrets they’ve hidden from each other—and a revelation that will challenge their beliefs, even as it spurs them to forge their own extraordinary lives at last. “Reading Marie Boswick is like wrapping yourself up in a warm, hand-crafted quilt. Her books, rich in character and plot, are stitched together by a skilled wordsmith.” —Debbie Macomber, #1 New York Times bestselling author “THE PROMISE GIRLS is a beautiful story about the ties that bind—love, laughter, memories, even secrets kept so long they become a part of the fabric of a family. Marie Bostwick exquisitely tells the tale of the three Promise girls, former child prodigies who learn to heal the scars of a bitter past so that they can love—and forgive—again.” —Melanie Benjamin, New York Times Best Selling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue
Download and read online Murder on a Crooked Path in PDF and EPUB Kay Velarde returns with her thrilling second novel in the Sewanee Mountain Quilt Mysteries series. Stella Hill has found her dream job as Director of the Tennessee Heritage Craft Center. Tasked with planning the grand opening, Stella hires handyman Donnie Clark to make some much needed repairs to the Center. Everything seems to be going smoothly until Donnie is found murdered. Intrigue follows the case when Stella runs into Donnie s identical twin brother, whose recently been released from prison. Did he murder his brother or did someone else? Between searching for unique crafts for the Center and balancing two boyfriends, Stella retraces the events of a decade ago that sent one man to prison and left one to squander life s opportunities. Now it s up to Stella to catch a murderer and prevent a grave injustice.
Download and read online An Anatomy of Chinese in PDF and EPUB Rhythms, conceptual metaphors, and political language convey meanings of which Chinese speakers themselves may not be aware. Link’s Anatomy of Chinese contributes to the debate over whether language shapes thought or vice versa, and its comparison of English with Chinese lends support to theories that locate the origins of language in the brain.
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Download and read online Quilt As Desired in PDF and EPUB Harriet Truman returns to Foggy Point thinking she's just going to see to her aunt Beth's customers while the lady takes a European cruise. Instead, she discovers she now owns both business and house, whether she wanted to or not. Still, she's stuck until Aunt Beth comes home, and she does enjoy being a part of creating beautiful quilts. But then Avanell Jalbert, her aunt's best friend, is murdered on the same night someone breaks into Harriet's studio and trashes the place. Something is coming unravelled in Foggy Point, and Harriet is caught in the tangle. The question is, can she figure out what's going on before she ends up dead herself.
Download and read online Murder with a Twist in PDF and EPUB "Peace becomes elusive on the Sewanee Mountains in this first installment of Kay Velarde's thrilling Sewanee Mountain Quilt Mysteries series. Stella Hill knows her mother Cele is many things, but a criminal isn't one of them. However, with the untimely death of Tom Billings, that belief is difficult to prove. Now Stella must not only save her mother's quilt business, but her life. Taking over Cele's quilt camp is harder than it looks for novice quilter Stella, leaving her to wonder what is more challenging: tracking down the true culprit or staying ahead of her mom's savvy students?")--
Download and read online Meet Me In Scotland in PDF and EPUB You can run from your problems, but you can’t hide from love in the Scottish seaside town of Gandiegow.... When a video of her calling happily ever after “a foolish fantasy” goes viral, marriage therapist Emma Castle is out of a job—and off to Scotland. The tiny town of Gandiegow is the perfect place to ride out the media storm and to catch up with her childhood friend Claire. But also in Gandiegow is the one man she hoped never to see again. She’s successfully avoided Gabriel MacGregor since Claire and Dominic’s wedding, only to find he’s now the village doctor—and just as tall, dark, and devilish as ever. Claire and Dominic’s blissful marriage, however, is not what it used to be. Soon Emma and Gabriel find themselves taking sides even as the sparks begin to fly between them. Can Emma help her friends—or regain her career—as she struggles with her own happily ever after?
Download and read online In Cold Blood in PDF and EPUB National Bestseller On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, yielding poignant insights into the nature of American violence.
Download and read online The Ghostly Quilts on Main in PDF and EPUB In this fifth novel of the Colebridge Community Series, busy flower shop owner Anne Brown Dickson takes on the task of helping fellow shop owners on Main Street. A unique quilt show develops that impacts the street throughout the fall and winter season. In the process, Anne is reluctantly assisted by a host of ghostly participants. On the home front, Grandmother initiates some activities of her own that may reap some harmful results. All is not gloom and doom, however, as Anne makes changes to her business and best friend, Nancy has some upcoming changes of her own.
Download and read online Small Town Lies in PDF and EPUB "Welcome to Wallington, Georgia, home of widow Helen, and her daughter and son-in-law. A small town full of lies. When a local journalist turns up dead, what's the reaction of Helen and her small-town friends? Life around the quilting frame just isn't going to be the same for Helen, her friends, and their (formerly) quiet way of life"--Provided by publisher.