I can't stop thinking about it! i'm in love with Mary Dell Templeton, and I'm in love with Too Much, Texas. Robyn carr, #1 new york times bestselling author"A book that brims with laughter and laser-sharp insight. Kristan higgins, and sass, new york times bestselling author"with texas-sized helpings of humor, this tale will put you in a Lone Star state-of-mind!" --Lauren Lipton, charm, author of Mating Rituals of the North American WASP .
Between Heaven and Texas A Too Much, Texas Novel Book 1 #ad - 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. Tall, and sassy, smart, she is determined to one day turn her love of sewing into a business.
Ever since mary dell templeton and her twin sister Lydia Dale were children, their Aunt Velvet has warned them away from local boys.
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. 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. For as mary dell knows, the women of Too Much have a knack for untangling the knottiest problems when they work together.
She's relieved to be moving back to her hometown--and bringing her cable TV show, Quintessential Quilting, with her. What holly silva knows about quilting wouldn't fill a thimble, but she's smart and ambitious. Her son, and happens to have down syndrome, Howard, who is her talented co-host and color consultant, wants to stay in Dallas and become more independent.
Meanwhile, mary dell's new boss hopes to attract a different demographic--by bringing in a younger co-host. Marie bostwick is my go-to author…always powerful, inspiring, and uplifting. Robyn carr, #1 new york times bestselling authornew york times bestselling author Marie Bostwick welcomes readers to the quirky, in a heartwarming, 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 - There are just a couple of wrinkles in her plan. 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.
Apart at the Seams Cobbled Court Quilts Book 6Kensington Books #ad - At least, not until she finds a discarded memo in which Brian admits to a past affair and suggests an amicable divorce. Praise for marie Bostwick's Between Heaven And Texas"Brilliant. Besides, her solo sabbatical is a chance to explore the creative impulses she sidelined long ago--quilting, and striking up new friendships with the women of the Cobbled Court circle--particularly Ivy, gardening, a single mother confronting fresh starts and past hurts of her own.
A prequel to the cobbled court Quilts series, this can stand on its own, satisfying longtime fans and inspiring new ones. Rt book reviews, 4. 5 stars, top piCK. The first time was with Brian--a lean, longhaired, British bass player. I can't stop thinking about it!" --robyn Carr, #1 New York Times bestselling author"A book that brims with laughter and laser-sharp insight.
Kristan higgins, charm, and sass, new york times bestselling author"with texas-sized helpings of humor, this tale will put you in a Lone Star state of mind!" --Lauren Lipton, author of Mating Rituals of the North American WASP"Between Heaven and Texas should be the book every contemporary women's fiction reader wants to savor.
Apart at the Seams Cobbled Court Quilts Book 6 #ad - Not that Gayla is worried. With all of their support, decide which fragments of her old life she wants to keep, Gayla just might find the courage to look ahead, which are beyond repair--and how to knot the fraying ends until a bold new design reveals itself. Though brian insists he's since recommitted to his family, Gayla's feelings of betrayal may go too deep for forgiveness.
Ties That Bind Cobbled Court Quilts Book 5Kensington Books #ad - This is one very talented writer. Watch her star rise!" --Debbie Macomber. Clarkson turns out to be Philippa. Christmas is fast approaching, connecticut, is about to receive the gift of a new pastor, and New Bern, hired sight unseen to fill in while Reverend Tucker is on sabbatical. When tragedy threatens to tear Margot's family apart, that bond--and the help of her quilting sisterhood--will prove a saving grace.
It's a shock to the entire town when Phillip A. Truth be told, not everyone is happy about having a female pastor. 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.
Ties That Bind Cobbled Court Quilts Book 5 #ad - . Yet despite a rocky start, philippa begins to settle in--finding ways to ease the townspeople's burdens, joining the quilting circle, 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. 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.
Threading the Needle Cobbled Court Quilts Book 4Kensington Books #ad - But to succeed, she'll need the help of her fellow quilters, including the one friend she never thought she'd see again--or forgive. They'd given up everything to come back to New Bern from Boston and start their business, but now they're wondering if they made the right decision. From new york times bestselling author Marie Bostwick comes a beautiful novel of sisterhood lost and found--and of the ways we create the rich tapestries that encompass the past and the future.
. The economic downturn has hit new bern, and Tessa Woodruff's herbal apothecary shop, For the Love of Lavender, Connecticut, is suffering. Praise for marie bostwick and her Cobbled Court Novels "Bostwick is a topnotch storyteller. Enjoy hours of storytelling that will warm your heart and help renew your belief that people can be good, if given the chance.
Threading the Needle Cobbled Court Quilts Book 4 #ad - Armchair Interviews "Heartwarming. Bostwick's contemporary New England quilters series is an unbreakable thread of friendship and faith. Publishers weekly "as their tenuous bonds grow stronger, each woman discovers how much they can help each other with life's many challenges.
A Thread So Thin Cobbled Court Quilts Book 3Kensington Books #ad - . Soon, liza is not only struggling with her own fears, but with the mixed reactions of her friends and family. Thread so thin by marie Bostwick is an endearing tale that will please all readers. While new bern, connecticut, evelyn dixon, lies under a blanket of snow, the Cobbled Court Quilt Shop remains a cozy haven for its owner, and her friends.
. 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. This book is well written and wonderful for a book for the beach or just hanging around the pool. Manic readersnew york times bestselling author Marie Bostwick crafts a timeless tale of friendship, love, and the choices we must make in their name.
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. Evelyn relishes winter's slower pace--besides, internet sales are hopping, thanks to her son Garrett's efforts. But as much as evelyn loves liza, she wonders if it's a good idea for her son to be so serious, so soon, with a young woman who's just getting ready to spread her wings.
A Thread So Thin Cobbled Court Quilts Book 3 #ad - 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. In addition to helping out at the shop, Garrett has also been patiently waiting for his girlfriend, Liza, to finish art school in New York City.
A Thread of Truth Cobbled Court Quilts Book 2Kensington Books #ad - . Bostwick's polished style and command of plot make this story of bonding and sisterhood a tantalizing book club contender. Publishers Weekly. Come home to marie bostwick's poignant novel of new beginnings, old friends, and the rich, varied tapestry of lives fully lived. Suddenly, ivy is facing the fight of her life--one that forces her to face her deepest fears as a woman and a mother.
. Quaint, connecticut, historic New Bern, seems as good a place as any to start fresh. At twenty-seven, having fled an abusive marriage with little more than her kids and the clothes on her back, Ivy Peterman figures she has nowhere to go but up. Evelyn, and as i turned the last page i felt that sweet, and Liza are as real and endearing as my own closest friends, Abigail, Margot, satisfying sorrow in having to say goodbye that marks the work of a writer at the top of her game.
A Thread of Truth Cobbled Court Quilts Book 2 #ad - Kristy kiernan, author of catching genius and Matters of Faith"Bostwick makes a seamless transition from historical fiction to the contemporary scene in this buoyant novel about the value of friendship among women. 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. It's a story filled with wit and wisdom.
A Single Thread Cobbled Court Quilts Book 1Kensington Books #ad - 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, liza, 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, emotionally compelling novel is quiet yet powerful.
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. Little does evelyn imagine it will bring a trio like abigail burgess, her niece Liza, and Margot Matthews through her door… Troubled and angry after her mother’s death, Liza threatens to embarrass her Aunt Abigail all over town unless she joins her for quilting classes.
A Single Thread Cobbled Court Quilts Book 1 #ad - The abrupt end of her marriage was Evelyn’s wake-up call to get busy chasing her dream of opening a quilt shop. A big-hearted novel filled with wit and wisdom. Susan wiggsnew york times bestselling author marie bostwick weaves together the unforgettable story of four very different women whose paths cross, Texas, to New Bern, Connecticut, changing their lives forever… It’s a long way from Fort Worth, yet it only takes a day in the charming Yankee town to make Evelyn Dixon realize she’s found her new home.
The Second SisterKensington Books #ad - Lucy, meanwhile, got out and never looked back. Yet deep affection for alice united them and soon Lucy, too, is brought into the fold as they share problems and stories. 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, and find what she has long been missing… “Beautiful, thought-provoking, 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.
The Second Sister #ad - Alice’s diverse group of friends appears to have little in common besides an interest in quilting. But when her estranged older sister, unexpectedly dies, Alice, her small, Lucy is drawn back to Nilson’s Bay, close-knit Wisconsin hometown. An accident in her teens left Alice mentally impaired, and she was content to stay in Nilson’s Bay.
But now, to meet the terms of alice’s eccentric will, and Alice’s life, Lucy has taken up temporary residence in her sister’s cottage—and begins to see the town, anew.
The Promise GirlsKensington Books #ad - Like them, he’s familiar with the weight of failed potential. In adulthood, their modest lives fall far short of her grand ambitions. But now, twenty years after the book’s release, she hopes to redeem herself by taking part in a new documentary. Meg, who hasn’t picked up a paintbrush in years, adamantly refuses to participate, until a car accident leaves her with crushing medical bills.
Marie bostwick exquisitely tells the tale of the three Promise girls, former child prodigies who learn to heal the scars of a bitter past so that they can love—and forgive—again. Melanie benjamin, new york Times Best Selling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue. For the promise sisters, escaping their mother’s narcissism and the notoriety that came with her bestselling book hasn’t been easy.
In an emotionally rich and captivating new novel, New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick reunites three sisters whose deep bond is rooted in an unconventional past. Every child prodigy grows up eventually. But as he digs deeper, he uncovers secrets they’ve hidden from each other—and a revelation that will challenge their beliefs, even as it spurs them to forge their own extraordinary lives at last.
The Promise Girls #ad - Reading marie boswick is like wrapping yourself up in a warm, hand-crafted quilt. Her books, rich in character and plot, are stitched together by a skilled wordsmith. Debbie macomber, memories, #1 new york times bestselling author“thE PROMISE GIRLS is a beautiful story about the ties that bind—love, laughter, even secrets kept so long they become a part of the fabric of a family.
Hope on the InsideKensington Books #ad - A great addition to any women’s-fiction collection. Booklist “beautiful, thought-provoking, tragic and redeeming, The Second Sister is a feel-good goldmine. Usatoday. Com. 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.
. 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, she begins to discover common ground with the inmates, in their worries about their children and families, their fear of having failed those who need them.
Hope on the Inside #ad - Together, they learn to defy expectations—their own and others’—and to see that it’s never too late to stitch together a life that, even in its imperfections, piece by piece, is both surprising and beautiful. Praise for marie bostwick and her Novels “Reading Marie Bostwick is like wrapping yourself up in a warm, hand-crafted quilt.
Debbie macomber, #1 new york times bestselling author “It takes great skill to write a heartwarming story about grief, and Bostwick proves she is up to the task. Whatever comes your way, find the happiness in it. Hope carpenter received that advice from her mother decades ago.