Susan wiggsnew york times bestselling author marie bostwick weaves together the unforgettable story of four very different women whose paths cross, changing their lives forever… It’s a long way from Fort Worth, Texas, to New Bern, Connecticut, yet it only takes a day in the charming Yankee town to make Evelyn Dixon realize she’s found her new home.
A victim of downsizing, margot hopes an event at the quilt shop will be a chance to network—and keep from dying of boredom…. As they stitch their unique creations, and margot form a sisterhood they never sought—but one they’ll be grateful for when the unexpected provides a poignant reminder of the single thread that binds us all… Praise for A Single Thread and Marie Bostwick “Bostwick’s warmly nourishing, Evelyn, Abigail, Liza, emotionally compelling novel is quiet yet powerful.
A Single Thread Cobbled Court Quilts Book 1 #ad - The chicago tribune “beautiful, thought-provoking, tragic and redeeming, The Second Sister is a feel-good goldmine. Usatoday. Com. Finding a storefront is easy enough; starting a new life isn’t. The abrupt end of her marriage was Evelyn’s wake-up call to get busy chasing her dream of opening a quilt shop.
A Thread of Truth Cobbled Court Quilts Book 2Kensington Books #ad - Sit back and enjoy this big-hearted novel, and then pass it on to your best friend. Susan wiggs, new york times bestselling author"marie Bostwick beautifully captures the very essence of women's friendships--the love, the trust, the pain, the forgiveness--and crafts a seamless and heartfelt novel from them.
It's a story filled with wit and wisdom. With a part-time job at the cobbled Court Quilt Shop and budding friendships, Ivy feels hopeful for the first time in ages. But when a popular quilting tv show is taped at the quilt shop, Ivy's unwitting appearance in an on-air promo alerts her ex-husband to her whereabouts.
A Thread of Truth Cobbled Court Quilts Book 2 #ad - Quaint, connecticut, historic New Bern, seems as good a place as any to start fresh. Praise for marie bostwick's A Single Thread"Enjoy this big-hearted novel, then pass it along to your best friend. Susan wiggs"by the time you finish this book, funny, the women in A Single Thread will feel like your own girlfriends--emotional, creative and deeply caring.
. Bostwick's polished style and command of plot make this story of bonding and sisterhood a tantalizing book club contender. Publishers Weekly.
A Thread So Thin Cobbled Court Quilts Book 3Kensington Books #ad - . Liza's wondering the same thing--especially after Garrett rolls out the red carpet for a super-romantic New Year's Eve--complete with marriage proposal. And when she finds herself torn between a rare career opportunity and her love for Garrett, Liza must grasp at the thinnest of threads--and pray it holds.
Soon, liza is not only struggling with her own fears, but with the mixed reactions of her friends and family. But as much as evelyn loves liza, so soon, she wonders if it's a good idea for her son to be so serious, with a young woman who's just getting ready to spread her wings. This book is well written and wonderful for a book for the beach or just hanging around the pool.
A Thread So Thin Cobbled Court Quilts Book 3 #ad - Manic readersnew york times bestselling author Marie Bostwick crafts a timeless tale of friendship, love, and the choices we must make in their name. Garrett's the closest thing to perfect she's ever known, but what about her own imperfections? The only happy marriage Liza's ever seen is her Aunt Abigail's, and it took her decades to tie the knot.
Evelyn relishes winter's slower pace--besides, internet sales are hopping, thanks to her son Garrett's efforts. Thread so thin by marie Bostwick is an endearing tale that will please all readers. While new bern, the cobbled court quilt shop remains a cozy haven for its owner, lies under a blanket of snow, Evelyn Dixon, Connecticut, and her friends.
Threading the Needle Cobbled Court Quilts Book 4Kensington Books #ad - Madelyn's only hope is to transform it into an inn. Sit back and enjoy this big-hearted novel, and then pass it on to your best friend. Susan wiggs, the pain, new york times bestselling author "Bostwick beautifully captures the very essence of women's friendships--the love, the trust, the forgiveness--and crafts a seamless and heartfelt novel from them.
Kristy kiernan, author of Matters of Faith "A buoyant novel about the value of friendship. A tantalizing book club contender. Publishers weekly “bostwick’s series continues to introduce interesting characters and compelling stories that show an appreciation for female friendship as well as a love for the art of quilting.
Threading the Needle Cobbled Court Quilts Book 4 #ad - Bostwick's writing is warmly nourishing, emotionally compelling. Quiet yet powerful. The chicago tribune "the women in A Single Thread will feel like your own girlfriends--emotional, funny, creative and deeply caring. It's a story filled with wit and wisdom. To relieve the strain, and to her surprise, tessa signs up for a quilting class at the Cobbled Court Quilt Shop, rediscovers the power of sisterhood--along with the childhood friend she thought she'd lost forever.
Ties That Bind Cobbled Court Quilts Book 5Kensington Books #ad - It's a shock to the entire town when Phillip A. When tragedy threatens to tear Margot's family apart, that bond--and the help of her quilting sisterhood--will prove a saving grace. This is one very talented writer. Watch her star rise!" --Debbie Macomber. A touching story. Bestselling author patricia gaffneyin her compelling, beautifully crafted novel, New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick celebrates friendships old and new--and the unlikely threads that sometimes lead us exactly where we need to be.
Yet despite a rocky start, joining the quilting circle, Philippa begins to settle in--finding ways to ease the townspeople's burdens, and forging a fast friendship with Margot. Meanwhile, abigail, margot matthews' friend, is trying to match-make even though Margot has all but given up on romance. Truth be told, not everyone is happy about having a female pastor.
Ties That Bind Cobbled Court Quilts Book 5 #ad - And as she untangles her feelings for another new arrival in town, Margot begins to realize that it is the surprising detours woven into life's fabric that provide its richest hues and deepest meaning. Clarkson turns out to be Philippa. She loves her job at the cobbled court quilt Shop and the life and friendships she's made in New Bern; she just never thought she'd still be single on her fortieth birthday.
Apart at the Seams Cobbled Court Quilts Book 6Kensington Books #ad - Her characters feel genuine, and their wisdom in the face of intense difficulty is profound. Praise for marie Bostwick's Between Heaven And Texas"Brilliant. The first time was with Brian--a lean, longhaired, British bass player. Devastated, Gayla flees to New Bern. Marriage followed quickly, then twins, and gradually their bohemian lifestyle gave way to busy careers in New York.
. Twice in her life, college counselor Gayla Oliver fell in love at first sight. Besides, gardening, and striking up new friendships with the women of the Cobbled Court circle--particularly Ivy, her solo sabbatical is a chance to explore the creative impulses she sidelined long ago--quilting, a single mother confronting fresh starts and past hurts of her own.
Apart at the Seams Cobbled Court Quilts Book 6 #ad - Though brian insists he's since recommitted to his family, Gayla's feelings of betrayal may go too deep for forgiveness. With all of their support, gayla just might find the courage to look ahead, decide which fragments of her old life she wants to keep, which are beyond repair--and how to knot the fraying ends until a bold new design reveals itself.
. It's a story that touches women on many levels and yet is filled with humor and a bit of pathos. Kirkus"bostwick's latest is so full of heart, it's amazing it all fits on the pages.
Between Heaven and Texas A Too Much, Texas Novel Book 1Kensington Books #ad - Ever since mary dell templeton and her twin sister Lydia Dale were children, their Aunt Velvet has warned them away from local boys. The characters thunder with life right off the page and into your heart in this quintessential story of family, forgiveness, and nobility. In this luminous prequel to her beloved cobbled court Quilts series, New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick takes readers into the heart of a small Texas town and the soul of a woman who discovers her destiny there.
But that dream proves elusive too, until finally, Mary Dell gets the son she always wanted--a child as different as he is wonderful. And as mary dell is forced to reconsider what truly matters in her family and her marriage, she begins to piece together a life that, like the colorful quilts she creates, will prove vibrant, rich, and absolutely unforgettable.
Between Heaven and Texas A Too Much, Texas Novel Book 1 #ad - . Advance praise for marie Bostwick's Between Heaven And Texas"Brilliant. Welcome to too much--where the women are strong-willed and the men are handsome yet shiftless. But it's well known that the females in Mary Dell's family have two traits in common--superior sewing skills and a fatal weakness for men.
From Here To Home A Too Much, Texas Novel Book 2Kensington Books #ad - Her career hinges on outshining the formidable Mary Dell in order to earn her own show. What holly silva knows about quilting wouldn't fill a thimble, but she's smart and ambitious. Yet as holly adapts to small-town living and begins a new romance, and Mary Dell considers rekindling an old one, the two find unlikely kinship.
There are just a couple of wrinkles in her plan. Marie bostwick is my go-to author…always powerful, inspiring, and uplifting. Robyn carr, in a heartwarming, #1 new york times bestselling authornew york times bestselling author Marie Bostwick welcomes readers to the quirky, Texas, unforgettable town of Too Much, richly satisfying story of friendship and moving forward…Mary Dell Templeton prefers the quiet charms of Too Much to the bright lights of Dallas any day.
From Here To Home A Too Much, Texas Novel Book 2 #ad - For as mary dell knows, the women of Too Much have a knack for untangling the knottiest problems when they work together. And sometimes the pattern for happiness is as simple and surprising as it is beautiful… Praise for Marie Bostwick and Her Novels"Fans of Debbie Macomber and Robyn Carr will enjoy this warm, witty novel of rediscovery and personal growth.
Booklist on the second sister"A story that touches women on many levels and yet is filled with humor and a bit of pathos. Kirkus on between Heaven and Texas"A brilliant storyteller. Las vegas review-Journal on Threading the Needle. She's relieved to be moving back to her hometown--and bringing her cable TV show, Quintessential Quilting, with her.
The Second SisterKensington Books #ad - And as she finds warmth and support in this new circle, lucy begins to understand this will be her sister’s enduring gift—a chance to move beyond her difficult past, tragic and redeeming, thought-provoking, and find what she has long been missing… “Beautiful, The Second Sister is a feel-good goldmine.
Usatoday “fans of debbie macomber and Robyn Carr will enjoy this warm, witty novel of rediscovery and personal growth. Booklist. The inspiration for the hallmark hall of fame film christmas everlasting! from new york times bestselling author marie bostwick comes an emotionally rich, inspiring novel about family, second chances—and the connections that bring women together in hope and healing…Years of long workdays and little sleep as a political campaigner are about to pay off now that Lucy Toomey’s boss is entering the White House.
Lucy, meanwhile, got out and never looked back. Alice’s diverse group of friends appears to have little in common besides an interest in quilting. But now, and alice’s life, to meet the terms of Alice’s eccentric will, Lucy has taken up temporary residence in her sister’s cottage—and begins to see the town, anew.
The Second Sister #ad - Yet deep affection for alice united them and soon Lucy, too, is brought into the fold as they share problems and stories. But when her estranged older sister, Lucy is drawn back to Nilson’s Bay, her small, Alice, unexpectedly dies, close-knit Wisconsin hometown. An accident in her teens left Alice mentally impaired, and she was content to stay in Nilson’s Bay.
Just in TimeKensington Books #ad - Even the company of her golden retriever, Blixen, and a series of other rescue dogs, can't fill the void. Then there’s monica, a feisty woman with a biting wit who’s reeling following her husband’s death—and the revelation of his infidelity. As for grace, a chance evening with a man she barely knows brings a glimmer of joy she hasn’t felt since the tragedy—along with feelings of turmoil and guilt.
. But her struggle to cope will force all three women to face their fears, share their deepest secrets—and lean on one another as they move from grief and isolation to hope, and a second chance at happiness. In her most powerful novel yet, new york Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick weaves the uplifting story of three grief support group dropouts—women united in loss and rescued through friendship.
Just in Time #ad - Fifteen years ago, Grace Saunders vowed to take her beloved husband for better or worse. Marie bostwick exquisitely tells the tale. Melanie benjamin, new york times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue “Beautiful, tragic and redeeming, thought-provoking, The Second Sister is a feel-good goldmine.
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Hope on the InsideKensington Books #ad - . A great addition to any women’s-fiction collection. Booklist “beautiful, tragic and redeeming, thought-provoking, The Second Sister is a feel-good goldmine. Usatoday. Com get new ideas from this great books. Now, with their four children grown, Hope and her husband, Rick, are suddenly facing an uncertain future, after a forced retirement strains both their savings and their marriage.
In this compelling, heartwarming novel from New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick, one woman finds new purpose in a new phase of life. But with time, and the encouragement of the prison chaplain, in their worries about their children and families, she begins to discover common ground with the inmates, their fear of having failed those who need them.
Hope on the Inside #ad - . Whatever comes your way, find the happiness in it. Hope carpenter received that advice from her mother decades ago. Seeking inspiration and a financial boost, Hope gets a job teaching crafts to inmates at a local women’s prison. At first, hope feels foolish and irrelevant, struggling to relate to women whose choices seem so different from her own.
Just like her, they want to make something of themselves, but believe it might be impossible.