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KnyttWytch
Cambridge
Disabled knitter
Interests: History, wine, food, reading, yarn, dogs
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Mallory's fine--really--handling the wedding arrangements for her ex, Keith. But his fianc�e, Becca, has at the last minute decided to switch from a Japanese-cherry-blossom theme to a Gone with the Wind theme. She wants to honor her ailing grandmother, who owns an impressive collection of GWTW memorabilia--and who is fiercely... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Allie Cobb left home for the literary circles of Manhattan to make her name out from under the shadow of her legendary father. Now his death brings her and her rescue cat Ursula back to the southern Indiana town of Rushing Creek, population: 3,216. But a tragic new chapter hits... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Beachcombers, lighthouse buffs, and clammers are outraged after Frick puts up a gate in front of his newly inherited mansion. When Julia urges him to reconsider, she’s the last to see him alive—except the person who stabs him in the neck with a clam rake. As she pores through a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Love is in the air in Aspen Hills, and it’s making a terrible mess of Cat Latimer’s writers’ retreat—especially when blood stains the plot . . . Ever since her business partner, Shauna, fell for a wealthy landowner in town, Cat has been working double time to keep her writers’... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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To kick off a winter writing retreat, Cat and her handyman boyfriend, Seth, escort the aspiring authors to a nearby ski resort, hoping some fresh cold air will wake up their creative muses. But instead of hitting the slopes, they hit the bar—and before long, a tipsy romance novelist named... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Claire Weatherly loves her charming adopted hometown but is shocked when the murder of a former town dignitary proves that evil can hide in plain sight in this all new Amish mystery in the national bestselling series. Jakob and Claire have been enjoying spending more time together in lovely Heavenly,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
Tasks: 🍂 Fall is a magical season that is often overlooked. Read a book that is set during Fall. 🍂 Travel is cheaper. Fall is one of the best times of the year to travel. Read a book where the MC travels. - Iced Under by Barbara Ross 🍂 Fall... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Book Challenges
Scavenger list: 1. Knife - Rosemary and Crime by Gail Oust 29/6/18 2. Gun 3. Dog - Something's Knot Kosher by Mary Marks 30/6/18 4. Cat - Hummus and Homicide by Tina Kashian 19/7/18 5. Person - Murder, She Reported by Peg Cochran 28/7/18 6. Flowers - A Sprig of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Book Challenges
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Last year was fairly grim health wise for one reason or another and weight wise I went UP over the course of the year, so I need to rein myself in and realise that I cannot keep on using "spoons" from the future - so I plucked up the courage... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Food intake and health
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Ruth Goodman and Peter Ginn have become familiar faces on BBC2 after their hugely popular and immersive time-travelling experiments, Victorian, Edwardian and Wartime Farm. But for their fourth series, and our accompanying book, they have joined forces with Tom Pinfold to take on their biggest challenge yet: going back to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Whisker Jog, New Hampshire, celebrates all things Christmas, and few things are more beloved than the town’s annual holiday cookie competition. Lara Caphart, who runs the High Cliff Shelter for Cats with her Aunt Fran, is waiting for the green light for a brand-new category: pet-friendly cookies. But when the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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It’s February in the small town of Cobble Cove. Love is in the air . . . but so is murder! When Alicia helps plan a Valentine’s Day Party at the Cobble Cove library that also includes a surprise for her newlywed friend, Gilly, things go wrong when a mysterious... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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TO FETCH A THIEF, the first Mutt Mysteries collection, features four novellas that have gone to the dogs. In this howling good read, canine companions help their owners solve crimes and right wrongs. These sleuths may be furry and low to the ground, but their keen senses are on high... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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For culinary challenged Sarah Blair, there's only one thing scarier than cooking from scratch--murder! Married at eighteen, divorced at twenty-eight, Sarah Blair reluctantly swaps her luxury lifestyle for a cramped studio apartment and a law firm receptionist job in the tired hometown she never left. With nothing much to show... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Eight light holiday short stories by six bestselling mystery authors-- "How the Finches Stole Christmas" by Karen Cantwell, a new story in the popular Barbara Marr series. When a new couple moves down the block and Christmas decorations begin disappearing, Barbara investigates in her own humorous way. "Organized for Christmas... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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EMILY RHODES DOES IT AGAIN! This time she nosedives into a mud puddle at a Seminole War battle reenactment and finds she’s sharing the muck with a dead body. As usual the hunky detective she loves to aggravate, Stanton Lewis, cautions her against getting involved in the case, and as... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Librarian Tori Sinclair is tying the knot—as long as a murder doesn’t unravel her plans… Tori is ecstatic to become Mrs. Milo Wentworth in a few days, but she has a lot to do before she sashays down the aisle. Favors need to be sewn, vows need to be written—and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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When a trip to the Big Apple ends in murder, the sewing circle searches for a killer who’s rotten to the core. . . Winning an appearance on a top-rated, New York based morning show means the trip of a lifetime for librarian Tori Sinclair and the Sweet Briar Ladies... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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n the fourth book from the Agatha Award nominated writing team of D.E. Ireland, famous literary characters Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins find they may have brought trouble with them when they attend a country house party in With A Little Bit of Blood. Eliza is not happy when Higgins... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Britta Johnston and her aunt Elin are delighted that their Portland floral boutique is part of the city's Rose Festival, which draws thousands to the Pacific Northwest for dragon boat races, fireworks, and other attractions--capped off by a big parade. They're building a float that's sure to rock the judge's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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Some say that casting crusty attorney Allen Sharpe as Scrooge in the Kindred Players production of "A Christmas Carol" is just playing to type. He's not the most beloved man in town. In fact, you'd have a dickens of a time finding someone who liked him. Still it's a shock... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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THIS IS JES BAKER'S BODY-LOVE PARTY, AND YOU'RE INVITED. Among the many Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls that you don't want to miss: 1. It's Possible to Love Your Body (Today. Now.) 2. You Can Train Your Brain to Play Nice 3. Your Weight Is Not a Reflection... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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House-flipper Jazzi Zanders and her cousin Jerod have found their latest project. The property, formerly owned by the late Cal Juniper, is filled with debris that must be cleared before the real renovation begins. But a trip to the attic reveals something more disturbing than forgotten garbage—a skeleton wearing a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
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‘Twas the week before Christmas and all through the village, the night settled in over swirling-smoke chimneys; the air was alive with pine and holly, with sugar and cinnamon and cider, by golly! Along snowy lanes and through shadows it crept, past windows behind which each villager slept, where sleeping... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2018 at A Wytch's Book Review Blog
I haven't done as well on my list as I would have liked BUT I do have a chance to finish some more off - any way this is how my year list looks as of today Read 218 books (237/218) - done Read the Sheila Connolly Orchard series (11.5/11.5)... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2018 at Knyttwytch's Crafts and Stuff