It is early evening when Hope Tantry arrives at the small cottage in England’s pastoral Lake District where her mother, Ally, spent the last years of her life. Ally – one of a close-knit group of women who called themselves the Wednesday Sisters – had used the cottage as a writer’s retreat while she worked on her unpublished biography of Beatrix Potter, yet Hope knows little about her mother’s time there. Traveling with Hope are friends Anna Page and Julie. They’ve come to help Hope sort through her mother’s personal effects, yet what they find is a tangled family history – one steeped in Lake District lore. c. 2013
In this 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. And as Mary Dell is forced to reconsider what truly matters in her family and her marriage, she begins to piece together a life that, like the colorful quilts she creates, will prove vibrant, rich, and absolutely unforgettable. c. 2013
Rope & Bone traces the parallel, and eventually interwoven, lives of two very different women whose courage, originality and humor will carry them through the darkest of times and the toughest things that life can sling at them. Rope & Bone’s thirty-four story/chapters span the years from 1946 to 1993. c. 2014
Stone Barrington seems to have a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. When Manhattan’s elite are beset by a series of clever crimes—and Stone is a material witness—he and his former partner Dino Bacchetti find themselves drawn into the world of high-end security and fraud, where insider knowledge and access are limited to a privileged few, and the wealthy are made vulnerable by the very systems meant to keep them safe. c.2014
When Kurt Austin is injured attempting to rescue the passengers and crew from a sinking yacht, he wakes with fragmented and conflicted memories. Did he see an old friend and her children drown, or was the yacht abandoned when he came aboard? For reasons he cannot explain, Kurt doesn’t trust either version of his recollection. c. 2014
A year earlier, Seattle advertising executive Alan Christoffersen lost everything he held dear – his beloved wife was killed in a terrible accident; his partner stole his business from him; and the bank foreclosed on his home when he couldn’t pay the mortgage. With seemingly nothing left to live for, Alan set out to walk from Seattle to the farthest point on the map, Key West. And now, after walking more than two thousand miles on a journey filled with surprises, dangers, and revelations, he approaches his destination – and the most important decision of his life c. 2014
Sugar Wallace did not believe in love at first sight, but her bees did. . ..Every spring Sugar Wallace coaxes her sleepy honeybee queen – presently the sixth in a long line of Queen Elizabeths – out of the hive and lets her crawl around a treasured old map. Wherever the queen stops is their next destination, and this year it’s New York City. Sugar sets up her honeybees on the balcony of an East Village walk-up and then – – as she’s done everywhere since leaving South Carolina – – she gets to know her neighbors. c. 2013
The Large Print Circuit is a collection of large print books offered by the Four County Library System.
These 50 titles rotate through the libraries and will change in January 2015.
- Randy Wayne White-Chasing midnight
- Ann Tatlock-Sweet mercy
- Beth Harbison-Chose the wrong guy, gave him the wrong finger
- RaeAnne Thayne-Blackberry summer
- Lee Strobel-The ambition
- and more……….