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KnyttWytch
Cambridge
Disabled knitter
Interests: History, wine, food, reading, yarn, dogs
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When Alicia Finlay walks out on her boring old book club and decides to start a new one—one devoted to her favorite mystery writer Agatha Christie—little does she know her new club is about to stumble into a mystery of their own. It's a mystery so baffling it would leave... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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A sense of danger pervades the rambling Victorian mansion in which Jane Marple's friend Carrie Louise lives—and not only because the building doubles as a rehabilitation centre for criminal youths. One inmate attempts, and fails, to shoot dead the administrator. But simultaneously, in another part of the building, a mysterious... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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This is the definitive companion to the MISS MARPLE novels, films and TV appearances. ‘I have had a lot of experience in solving different little problems that have arisen.’ Most of the ‘little problems’ tackled by Miss Marple occurred in the pretty rural village of St Mary Mead and came... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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It’s early September in Glenkillen, Scotland, when American expat (and budding romance novelist) Eden Elliott is recruited by the local inspector to act as a special constable. Fortunately it’s in name only, since not much happens in Glenkillen. For now Eden has her hands full with other things: preparing for... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Samantha Reynolds had hoped that moving to the resort town of Aloha Lagoon would be the start of an exciting new life. Sure it may not be everything she had hoped for—she's living with her mom, has no job, no income, and absolutely no idea what to do next. But... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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When the Pennsylvania Antiquarian Society discovers it owns some unique real estate, a deadly plot unfolds . . . Society president Nell Pratt believes life is finally going her way. Everything’s running smoothly at work, and her love life is thriving. Then some unexpected news rocks her foundation. Two members... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Megan Sawyer should be shouting from the barn roof. Washington Acres survived its first year, the café has become a hotspot for locals, and Winsome’s sexy Scottish veterinarian is making house calls—only not for the animals. But as summer slips into fall and Winsome prepares for its grand Oktoberfest celebration,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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When Megan Sawyer gives up her big-city law career to care for her grandmother and run the family’s organic farm and café, she expects to find peace and tranquility in her scenic hometown of Winsome, Pennsylvania. Instead, her goat goes missing, rain muddies her fields, the town denies her business... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Nell Pratt, president of the Pennsylvania Antiquarian Society, has something to smile about thanks to a generous donation from a major Philadelphia developer who's willing to help update their museum. But renovations have barely begun when a man is struck by a car in front of the building and killed.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Once again Nell Pratt has to dig into the past to solve a murder in the present... Between the challenges of her position as president of the Pennsylvania Antiquarian Society in Philadelphia and of taking her relationship with FBI agent James Morrison to the next level, Nell Pratt has got... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Frederica Merriville and her three siblings have come to London for the glittering social season, in order to give young and beautiful Charis a chance to make a good marriage. Frederica herself, a witty charmer, believes herself happily beyond marriageable age -- she is twenty-four, after all. But when they... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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As president of the Pennsylvania Antiquarian Society in Philadelphia, Nell Pratt relies on the generosity of philanthropists. But when someone starts killing benefactors, it’s Nell’s turn to come to their aid… When Nell reads the obituary of a former board member, Adeline Harrison, she makes a mental note to send... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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In the coastal town of Haven Harbor, blood runs thicker than water--and just as freely . . . Antique dealer Sarah Byrne has never unspooled the truth about her past to anyone--not even friend and fellow Mainely Needlepointer Angie Curtis. But the enigmatic Aussie finally has the one thing she's... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Ever since she moved to Sweet Briar, South Carolina, Yankee librarian Tori Sinclair has been the talk of the tiny town. But she's been so busy at work, winning over the sewing circle, and trying to forget her cheating ex that she hasn't even had time to baste together a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
Here are your October 2017 Mini Challenges! RULES ** Books DO NOT all have to be mysteries. You can use any genres. ** A book can only be used once for this challenge, but can be used for other challenges (Seasonal, World Trip, Ultimate, etc.). ** You DO NOT have... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2017 at Book Challenges
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The national bestselling author of Suspendered Sentence returns to Heavenly, Pennsylvania, where shop owner Claire Weatherby and Detective Jakob Fisher must put on their thinking kapps to solve a string of robberies and a murder in the Amish community... When an Amish farmer is found dead in his barn, his... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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When the entire collection of the Fireman's Museum ironically goes up in flames, Nell Pratt discovers one of the charred pictures isn't the one that was originally exhibited. But getting to the bottom of the mystery is bound to get Nell burned... Nell is in the thick of it again!... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Sometimes you need a sweet tooth to take a bite out of crime . . . Bailey King is living the sweet life as assistant chocolatier at world-famous JP Chocolates in New York City. But just when Bailey’s up for a life-changing promotion, her grandmother calls with news that her... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
This challenge will last from September 22, 2017 to December 20, 2017 ** This is a "spell-it-out" challenge, where you will spell out a word (or words) using one of two options: 1. Use only the first word of a title. (The words "the", "and" "a" and "an" do not... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Book Challenges
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After Allie inherited her family s McMurphy Hotel and Fudge Shop, cousin Tori moved off to California in a bitter huff, and the two haven t spoken since. So to have her cousin reappear on Mackinac Island without warning is a big surprise but not as surprising as finding her... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Melanie West is getting her life back on track after a messy divorce when her grandmother, Liza Harris, asks her to open a B&B with her. Together, Liza and Melanie purchase a purportedly haunted mansion on the Oregon coast and jump right into clearing out the cobwebs. But while attempting... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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The Monday Bunch and other local knitters are participating in a fundraising auction to save a community center, creating a growing pile of stuffed animals and toys right in front of the auctioneers as the audience bids. Among those contributing the most knitted goods is temperamental businesswoman Marsha Hanover—who keels... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2017 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Oh to read this number on the scales! But at least I did lose 3.5 lbs over the course of last week - now to stick with it and get to my first goal of below 22 stone (aka 308 lbs shudder that doesn't even register on the scales above... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2017 at Tempewytchhealthyliving
Sorry to hear this - but this means you all spend more time writing fantastic stories :D
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Follow the Clues Mystery Challenge* Duration: Open-ended Starting any time after September 1st Goal - Follow clues from the mystery books you read to create a body of evidence and build a book court case. Each book clue leads you to your next read. (For example, if your first book... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at Book Challenges