Knitting Between the Lines

Knitting Between the Lines: Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Tom Franklin's narrative power and flair for characterization have been compared to the likes of Harper Lee, Flannery O'Connor, Elmore Leonard, and Cormac McCarthy.

Knitting Between the Lines: Maisie Dobbs

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Maisie Dobbs, junior housemaid, is found reading in the library, assigned tutor Maurice Blanche who trains her in psychological investigative techniques and prepares her for Cambridge. After spending World War I nursing in France, she sets up as a private investigator. But her very first assignment, seemingly an ordinary infidelity case, soon reveals a much deeper, darker web of secrets, which will force Maisie to revisit the horrors of the Great War and the love she left behind.

Knitting Between the Lines: Empire of the Summer Moon

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

November is Native American History Month. Empire of the Summer Moon describes the actions of both whites and Comanches during a 40-year war over territory, in a story that begins with the kidnapping of a white girl, who grew up to marry a Comanche chief and have a son, Quanah, who became a great warrior.

Knitting Between the Lines: The Storyteller

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sage Singer befriends an old man who's particularly beloved in her community. Josef Weber is everyone's favorite retired teacher and Little League coach. They strike up a friendship at the bakery where Sage works. One day he asks Sage for a favor: to kill him. Shocked, Sage refuses…and then he confesses his darkest secret - he deserves to die, because he was a Nazi SS guard. Complicating the matter? Sage's grandmother is a Holocaust survivor.

Knitting Between the Lines: Joyland

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child, and the ways both will change his life forever.

Knitting Between the Lines: Murder on the Orient Express

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us for an hour of knitting, a cup of tea or two, and a lively discussion of Agatha Christie's "Murder on the Orient Express".

Knitting Between the Lines: And Then There Were None

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

First, there were ten - a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unknown to all of them, is nowhere to be found. All that the guests have in common is a wicked past they're unwilling to reveal - and a secret that will seal their fate. For each has been marked for murder. One by one they fall prey. Before the weekend is out, there will be none. And only the dead are above suspicion

Knitting Between the Lines: The Light Between Oceans

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

A novel set on a remote Australian island, where a childless couple live quietly running a lighthouse, until a boat carrying a baby washes ashore.

Knitting Between the Lines: Sarah's Key

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

On the anniversary of the roundup of Jews by the French police in Paris, Julia is asked to write an article on this dark episode and embarks on an investigation that leads her to long-hidden family secrets and to the ordeal of Sarah.

Knitting Between the Lines: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The first collection of stories featuring the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the most famous and beloved detectives in fiction

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