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Knitting Between the Lines: Ready Player One

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Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 12:00pm
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Ernest Cline
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Ready Player One
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Knitting Between the Lines: The October List

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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1455576646
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Author: 
Jeffery Deaver
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The October list

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "The October List" by Jeffery Deaver.

~~Gabriela waits desperately for news of her abducted daughter.
At last, the door opens.
But it's not the negotiators. It's not the FBI.
It's the kidnapper.
And he has a gun.

How did it come to this?

Two days ago, Gabriela's life was normal. Then, out of the blue, she gets word that her six-year-old daughter has been taken. She's given an ultimatum: pay half a million dollars and find a mysterious document known as the "October List" within 30 hours, or she'll never see her child again.

A mind-bending novel with twists and turns that unfold from its dramatic climax back to its surprising beginning, THE OCTOBER LIST is Jeffery Deaver at his masterful, inventive best
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Knitting Between the Lines: Santa Cruise

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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1416535527
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Author: 
Mary Higgins Clark
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Santa Cruise

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "Santa Cruise" by Mary Higgins Clark.

~~Alvirah Meehan, lottery winner sleuth, PI Regan Reilly, their husbands Willy and NYPD cop Jack, sail free on the Royal Mermaid's 4-day Caribbean maiden voyage, the Santa Cruise. Commodore Randolph Weed chose do-gooders, but his lazy nephew, Eric stows away two villains for extradition-free Fishbowl Island, crime boss Bull's-Eye Tony Pinto, and swindler Highbridge. Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: Santa Cruise

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Knitting Between the Lines: A Discovery of Witches

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Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Deborah Harkness
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A Discovery of Witches

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "A Discovery of Witches" by Deborah Harkness.

~~A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together.

 Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so after a furtive glance and a few notes, she banishes the book to the stacks. But her discovery sets a fantastical underworld stirring, and a horde of daemons, witches, and vampires soon descends upon the library. Diana has stumbled upon a coveted treasure lost for centuries-and she is the only creature who can break its spell.

 Debut novelist Deborah Harkness has crafted a mesmerizing and addictive read, equal parts history and magic, romance and suspense. Diana is a bold heroine who meets her equal in vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont, and gradually warms up to him as their alliance deepens into an intimacy that violates age-old taboos. This smart, sophisticated story harks back to the novels of Anne Rice, but it is as contemporary and sensual as the Twilight series-with an extra serving of historical realism. Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: A Discovery of Witches

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Knitting Between the Lines: Bring Up the Bodies

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Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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0805090037
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Hilary Mantel
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Bring Up the Bodies

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "Bring Up the Bodies" by Hilary Mantel.

~~Though he battled for seven years to marry her, Henry is disenchanted with Anne Boleyn. She has failed to give him a son and her sharp intelligence and audacious will alienate his old friends and the noble families of England. When the discarded Katherine dies in exile from the court, Anne stands starkly exposed, the focus of gossip and malice.

At a word from Henry, Thomas Cromwell is ready to bring her down. Over three terrifying weeks, Anne is ensnared in a web of conspiracy, while the demure Jane Seymour stands waiting her turn for the poisoned wedding ring. But Anne and her powerful family will not yield without a ferocious struggle. Hilary Mantel's "Bring Up the Bodies" follows the dramatic trial of the queen and her suitors for adultery and treason. To defeat the Boleyns, Cromwell must ally with his natural enemies, the papist aristocracy. What price will he pay for Anne's head? Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: Bring Up the Bodies

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Knitting Between the Lines: Blind Assassin

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Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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1860498809
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Author: 
Margaret Atwood
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Blind Assassin

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "Blind Assassin" by Margaret Atwood.

~~More than fifty years on, Iris Chase is remembering Laura's mysterious death. And so begins an extraordinary and compelling story of two sisters and their secrets. Set against a panoramic backdrop of twentieth-century history, The Blind Assassin is an epic tale of memory, intrigue and betrayal... Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: Blind Assassin

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Knitting Between the Lines: The Shop on Blossom Street

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Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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0778320448
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Debbie Macomber
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The Shop on Blossom Street

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "The Shop on Blossom Street" by Debbie Macomber.

~~When Lydia Hoffman, a cancer survivor and owner of A Good Yarn, starts a knitting class for her patrons, she forms a special friendship and bond with three extraordinary women--Jacqueline, Carol, and Alix. Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: The Shop on Blossom Street

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Knitting Between the Lines: The Alchemist

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Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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9780062502186
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Paulo Coelho
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The Alchemist

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho.

~~Here is the magical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure as extravagant as any ever found. From his home in Spain he journeys to the markets of Tangiers into the Egyptian desert where a fateful encounter with the alchemist awaits him.
This is a story that teaches us, as only few stories can, about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts, learning to read the omens strewn along life's path and, above, all follow our dreams.
"Paulo Coelho... has attained the technical levels of a Saint-Exupery or a Richard Bach." - Folha da Sao Paulo Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: The Alchemist

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Knitting Between the Lines: The Weed that Strings the Hangman's Bag

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Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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0385342314
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Alan Bradley
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The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag

Join us at the Bailey Cove Library for a fun and entirely casual hour of knitting and conversation. We will meet each month on the 2nd Thurs at noon as a “lunch bunch” group. Bring your lunch, your knitting or crochet, and your sense of humor! Knitting needles, yarn, and encouragement will be provided for beginners. This month, we will discuss "The Weed that Strings the Hangman's Bag" by Alan Bradley.

~~In 1950s English bucolic Bishop's Lacy, narrator Flavia de Luce 11, has a passion for chemistry and a genius for solving murders. Puppeteer Rupert Porson has his strings sizzled, his charming helper Nialla suspect. Astride trusty bicycle Gladys, she investigates Gibbet Wood madwoman, vicar, German pilot, and poisoned chocolates. Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: The Weed that Strings the Hangman's Bag

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Knitting Between the Lines: Shakespeare: The World as Stage

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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9780060740221
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Bill Bryson
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Shakespeare: The World as Stage

 The man who gave us 'The Mother Tongue' and 'A Walk in the Woods' approaches Shakespeare with the same freedom of spirit and curiosity that made those books such reader favorites. A refreshing take on an elusive literary master. Read more about Knitting Between the Lines: Shakespeare: The World as Stage

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