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Gone with the Wool
A Yarn Retreat Mystery
By Betty Hechtman
Berkley Prime Crime, paperback
July 5, 2016
The national bestselling author of “Wound Up” in Murder spins a deadly yarn of knitting bees, butterflies, and beauty queens.
Every October, thousands of monarch butterflies flock to California’s Monterey Peninsula to spend the winter there. To welcome their colorful guests, Cadbury by the Sea holds a weeklong festival complete with a butterfly queen and her court.
Eager to show some town spirit, Casey Feldstein finds herself fluttering back and forth between setting up a yarn retreat, baking and helping out at the festival. But when a former butterfly queen is found dead with a knife in her back after a Bless the Butterflies service, Casey must set her loom aside to hook a killer with a score to settle.
Includes knitting patterns and a recipe!
Praise for the Yarn Retreat Mysteries
“Betty Hechtman does it all so well.”—Cozy Library
“The characters are really coming to life.”—Kings River Life Magazine
“A cozy mystery that you won’t want to put down…combines cooking, knitting, and murder in one great book!”—Fresh Fiction
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