Events

First Friday Happy Hour

*Next Happy Hour is July 11th! (note change..First Friday of July is Independence Day, shop is closed)

Join us on the First Friday of the month for Happy Hour. From 5-7 we’ll have some treats, knit and socialize. From September to February we’ll also introduce that month’s installment of the Dream Club as well

Stop in and join the fun.

 

Tuesday Night Knit Night

Meets everyother Tuesday from 7-9pm.

Next meeting is July 8th

Knitters Book Club 
Meets the last Thursday of the month from 6-7:30 at Yarns Unlimited
Our next meeting will be held on Thursday July 31st.
Marmee and Louisa by Eve LaPlante is our July selection. The book tells the story of Louisa May Alcott, her mother and her mother’s influence on her and is written by a descendant of the Alcott family.
This book is available in local libraries, the Penguin bookstore in Sewickley or for Kindle / IPad.
The list of books we will choose from for future meetings is available below. Take a moment to peruse the list and feel free to suggest any
other titles that you might like the group to consider reading.
 Bring your knitting if you wish- knitting during the club meetings is
always encouraged! If you want to shop before the meeting the store will
be open until 6 o’clock so come early to make your purchases!

Contact: Dawne Lawton
Email: Dawnelawton@mac.com

Book List
Age of Innocence Edith Wharton

Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank

Beloved Toni Morrison

Catcher in the Rye J. D. Salinger

Color Purple Alice Walker

Ethan Frome Edith Wharton
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury

Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemingway

French Lieutenant’s Woman John Fowles

Good Earth Pearl S. Buck
Grapes of Wrath  John Steinbeck

Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Midnight’s Children Salman Rushdie
My Antonia Willa Cather

1984 George Orwell

Night Eli Wiesel
Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck

One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
Room with a View E.M. Forster
Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston

Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou
Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys
Tree Grows in Brooklyn Betty Smith
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
Tortilla Flat John Steinbeck

84 Charing Cross Road — Helene Hanff

• A Thousand Splendid Suns — Khalid Hosseini
• A Tree Grows in Brooklyn — Betty Smith
• The Ash Garden – Dennis Bock
• Atonement – Ian McEwan
• Away – Amy Bloom
• Before You Know Kindness – Chris Bohjalian
• Beneath the Marble Sky – John Shors
• The Bridge of San Luis Rey – Thornton Wilder
• Brooklyn – Colm Toibin
• The Coffee Trader – David Liss
• Digging to America – Anne Tyler
• Eat, Pray, Love – Elizabeth Gilbert
• The End of the Affair – Graham Greene
• Ethan Fromme – Edith Wharton
• Girl with the Dragon Tatoo – Steig Larsson
• The Glass Castle – Jeannette Walls
• The Good Earth, – Pear S. Buck
• The Handmaid’s Tale, – Margaret Atwood
• The Help – Kathryn Stockett
• Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer
• Last Days of Dogtown – Anita Diamant• Left to Tell – Immaculee Ilibagiza
• Mango Season – Amulya Malladi
• Molokai — Alan Brennert
• Motherless Brooklyn – Jonathan Lethem
• My Antonia – Willa Cather
• My Sister’s Keeper –Jodi Picoult
• Night — Elie Wiesel
• Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
• Olive Kitteridge – Elizabeth Strout
• One Thousand White Women – Jim Fergus
• Pillars of the Earth, – Ken Follett
• Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
• The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane – Katherine Howe
• Property – Valerie Martin
• Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier
• The Samurai’s Garden – Gail Tsukiyama
• The Shell Seeker – Rosamunde Pilcher
• Snowflower and the Secret Fan – Lisa See
• Stormy Weather – Paulette Jiles
• Streetcar Named Desire – Tennessee Williams
• Summer at Tiffany – Marjorie Hart
• Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens
• Tall Grass – Sandra Dallas• Their Eyes are Watching God – Zora Neal Hurston
• These Is My Words – Nancy E. Turner
• Thirteenth Tale – Diane Setterfield
• To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee
• Uncle Tom’s Cabin – Harriet Beecher Stowe
• Water for Elephants – Sara Gruen
• When We Were Orphans – Kazuo Ishiguro
• The Widow of the South – Robert Hicks
• Widow’s War – Sallie Gunning


 

 

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