By Sally Goldenbaum
This brand-new secret sequence spins a yarn approximately knitters and homicide in a old fashioned seashore village. now not lengthy after Isabel “Izzy” Chambers opens up a knitting store within the sleepy fishing city of Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, a various workforce of ladies starts congregating every one week to shape the beach Knitters. Izzy increases a few eyebrows while she rents the condominium above her store to Angie Archer, whose attractiveness for unfastened habit and a brief mood has made her unpopular with many locals. yet may well any of them have sought after her lifeless? Angie’s physique is stumbled on drowned within the harbor, her lengthy purple hair tangled like seaweed in a lobster seize. An professional research principles the loss of life an coincidence. There are speculations of too many whiskey sours, a slippery wharf, a gloomy evening… yet Izzy and the seashore Knitters scent anything fishy. while a number of unusual incidents happen above the store, the ladies choose to take issues into their very own palms. yet sooner than lengthy, their small-town feel of defense is frayed, and the specter of extra violence hangs over this tightly knit group.
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The heel of her clunky sandal caught slightly against the doorsill, and before Nell or Sal could move aside, the tall glass of freshly squeezed orange juice tipped from the tray and poured like spring rain down Sal Scaglia’s pink-striped tie. Chapter 13 Nell slipped out of her skirt and pulled on a pair of cotton capris and a sleeveless blouse. Her friends joked that surely she’d done something to remove that flap of extra skin that seemed to appear by magic on upper arms when one turned sixty.
She pushed her glasses back into place and pulled a small tablet out of her pocket. Then, her mind switching to other things, she turned and walked back inside the restaurant. Ben looked up from the paper. ” he asked. ” Nell watched the screen door to the restaurant swing shut behind the teenager. ” Nell stirred her coffee and thought about the courage of the Annabelles of the world— single moms raising kids, holding down jobs. Annabelle’s husband, Joe, had been a successful swordfish captain until the day his boat and crew were swept out to sea in the middle of a sudden summer storm, leaving his wife with four small children to raise.
You were too bony, sweetheart. ” Birdie’s words were carried on uneven breaths. Stella looked at Birdie, unsure whether to thank her or stomp off. Finally she offered a lopsided smile and said, “You sit right there before you fall down, Miss Birdie. You don’t look so good. ” Nell looked up as Stella scurried off. She saw that Birdie was flushed. Her short white crop of hair was damp, as if a fine spray of seawater had cooled her off, and when she brushed her white bangs aside with the back of her hand, Nell could see tiny drops of perspiration above her clear gray eyes.