The Oysterville Sewing Circle


      The Oysterville Sewing Circle
The 1 New York Times bestselling author brings us her most ambitious and provocative work yet a searing and timely novel that explores the most volatile issue of our time domestic violence At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby rolls into Oysterville, Washington, a tiny hamlet at the edge of the raging Pacific.She s come home.Home to a place she thought she d left forever, home of her heart and memories, but not her future Ten years ago, Caroline launched a career in the glamorous fashion world of Manhattan But her success in New York imploded on a wave of scandal and tragedy, forcing her to flee to the only safe place she knows.And in the backseat of Caroline s car are two children who were orphaned in a single chilling moment five year old Addie and six year old Flick She s now their legal guardian a role she s not sure she s ready for.But the Oysterville she left behind has changed Her siblings have their own complicated lives and her aging parents are hoping to pass on their thriving seafood restaurant to the next generation And there s Will Jensen, a decorated Navy SEAL who s also returned home after being wounded overseas Will and Caroline were forever friends as children, with the promise of something until he fell in love with Sierra, Caroline s best friend and the most beautiful girl in town With her modeling jobs drying up, Sierra, too, is on the cusp of reinventing herself.Caroline returns to her favorite place the sewing shop owned by Mrs Lindy Bloom, the woman who inspired her and taught her to sew There she discovers that even in an idyllic beach town, there are women living with the deepest of secrets Thus begins the Oysterville Sewing Circle where women can join forces to support each other through the troubles they keep hidden.Yet just as Caroline regains her creativity and fighting spirit, and the children begin to heal from their loss, an unexpected challenge tests her courage and her heart This time, though, Caroline is not going to run away She s going to stand and fight for everything and everyone she loves. Free Download [ The Oysterville Sewing Circle ] by [ Susan Wiggs ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Susan Wiggs s life is all about family, friendsand fiction She lives at the water s edge on an island in Puget Sound, and she commutes to her writers group in a 17 foot motorboat She serves as author liaison for Field s End, a literary community on Bainbridge Island, Washington, bringing inspiration and instruction from the world s top authors to her seaside community See www.fieldsend.org She s been featured in the national media, including NPR s Talk of the Nation, and is a popular speaker locally and nationally According to Publishers Weekly, Wiggs writes with refreshingly honest emotion, and the Salem Statesman Journal adds that she is one of our best observers of stories of the heart who knows how to capture emotion on virtually every page of every book Booklist characterizes her books as real and true and unforgettable She is the recipient of three RITA sm awards and four starred reviews from Publishers Weekly for her books The Winter Lodge and Passing Through Paradise have appeared on PW s annual Best Of lists Several of her books have been listed as top Booksense picks and optioned as feature films Her novels have been translated intothan two dozen languages and have made national bestseller lists, including the USA Today, Washington Post and New York Times lists The author is a former teacher, a Harvard graduate, an avid hiker, an amateur photographer, a good skier and terrible golfer, yet her favorite form of exercise is curling up with a good book Readers can learnon the web at www.susanwiggs.com and on her lively blog at www.susanwiggs.wordpress.com.

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  • Hardcover
  • 384 pages
  • The Oysterville Sewing Circle
  • Susan Wiggs
  • English
  • 19 March 2017
  • 0062425587

10 thoughts on “ The Oysterville Sewing Circle

  1. says:

    3.5 starsThis was my first Susan Wiggs novel and I liked this one enough to want to check out her other books I appreciate her attempt at exploring some heavy subjects in this story however there were a few things in the book that I felt weren t developed to their potential This has been a common thing with books I have read recently Just because I know early on how it will probably end, I still need to feel like everything unfolds naturally rather than rushed or glossed over Don t get me 3.5 starsThis was my first Susan Wiggs novel and I liked this one enough to want t...

  2. says:

    Favorite Quotes Since she had left home right out of high school, she had dutifully visited a few times at Christmas That seemed to satisfy the family and also preserved her status as the official black sheep Every family needed a pet, her brother Jackson used to joke.I ve had my heart broken so many times, it s all scar tissue Turns out my perfect husband pulled the oldest trick in the book He took up with an associate at the law firm, plotted a slick exit, and brought my life to a Favorite Quotes Since she had left home r...

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    Caroline never thought she would be returning to her childhood home of Oysterville and definitely not with two children that weren t her own.Caroline had wanted to leave as badly as any young person and head to New York City Caroline did make it big in New York until a famous designer stole her clothing line.Her loss and the death of her friend had Caroline returning with her friend s two children because Caroline had no idea how to take care of a child let alone two.Caroline had a loving, Caroline never thought she would be returning to her childhood home of Oysterville and definitely not with two children that weren t her own.Caroline had wanted to leave as badly as any young person and head to New York City Caroline did make it big in New York until a famous designer stole her clothing line.Her loss and the death of her friend had Caroline returning with her friend s two children because Caroline had no idea how to take care of a child let alone two.Caroline had a loving, supportive family to help her and ideas on how to help women of domestic abuse since that is what took her friend who left her the two children.We get a glimpse into Caroline s life as a teenager as well as her life now Her teenag...

  4. says:

    I thoroughly enjoyed The Oysterville Sewing Circle Believe me when I say, it is not what it appears at first glance, and that is by design It handles some pretty heavy topics, primarily domestic abuse, in a way that is easy to take in and not feel overwhelmed by the message T...

  5. says:

    The writing on this was pretty atrocious The same general points were restated over and over and OVER again throughout and it got very tiring very quickly Also the romance what there was of it was kind of sketch with him being married at the beginning to her supposed best friend Basically, it was all over the place trying to provide conflict and then going on and on about the conflict, but it was mostly self created conflict I am not talking about the physical mental abuse victims and The writing on this was pretty atrocious The same general points were restated over and over and OVER again throughout and it got very tiring very quickly Also the romance what there was of it was kind of sketch with him being married at the beginning to her supposed best friend Basically, it was all over the place trying to provide conflict and then going on and on about the conflict, but it was mostly self created conflict I am not talking about the physical mental abuse victims and survivors because that was actual conflict and for everyone who WASN T the main character, handled decently I am talking mostly about the main character s giving up on the guy she liked as a kid to her friend, handling it badly for the rest of her life, and the entire plot with the evil designer, abusiv...

  6. says:

    First of all, I won this book from Goodreads So thank you Now on to the review Warning, some minor spoilers ahead I thought this book was decent, but not a great read It was very repetitive and not as deep as I would have liked I think the subject matter domestic abuse, drug abuse, sexual assault is important and am glad Susan Wiggs tackled it, but I wish she d gone deeper I also wish that some of the characters in the book that were in the Sewing Circle abuse victims had been First of all, I won this book from Goodreads So thank you Now on to the review Warning, some minor spoilers ahead I thought this book was decent, but not a great read It was very repetitive and not as deep as I would have liked I think the subject matter domestic abuse, drug abuse, sexual assault is important and am glad Susan Wiggs tackled it, but I wis...

  7. says:

    Caroline Shelby was a rising star in the fashion world, on the cusp of living the dream she sat out to achieve a decade ago However, after a famous designer sabotages her career and her best friend dies, leaving Caroline as guardian to her two children, she s left scrounging for a way forward professionally and personally And while she never thought she s return to her childhood home of Oysterville, her family and old friends might be the only people who can help her navigate the new life Caroline Shelby was a rising star in the fashion world, on the cusp of living the dream she sat...

  8. says:

    I chose this book because it mentions sewing, and it mentions Oysterville I love Oysterville have spent many vacations there up the northwest tip of the peninsula that tucks Washington in to the continguous United States The thumb of the mitten that is Washington I love words and wordplay and in my high school days discovered Willard Espy Oysterville was his home, and many of the little town buildings still stand When you get tired of Oysterville you can go drive o...

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    RATING 3.5 STARS2019 William Morrow HarperCollins Canada Review Not on Blog I was interested in knowingabout the Oysterville Sewing Circle, and was disappointed how little of it was actually in this novel While waiting on finding outabout the OSC, I sort of read the rest of the story in passing I enjoyed this novel but also felt like there was something lacking due to my previous statement I found that Wiggs handled domestic violence well for a lighter book I have been a fan of RATING 3.5 STARS2019 William Morrow HarperCollins Canada Review Not on Blog I was interested in knowingabout the Oysterville Sewing Circle, and was disappointed how little o...

  10. says:

    Caroline Shelby left the quaint town of Oysterville, Washington for NYC with the dream of making it big in the fashion industry After ten years of hard work, her career was about to take off when it was sabotaged by her boss She s struggling to get back on her feet when her best friend, Angelique, a beautiful model, comes to her for help After a tragic moment, Caroline finds herself guardian of Angelique s two young children, Addie and Flick To do what is best for the children, Caroline Caroline Shelby left the quaint town of Oysterville, Washington for NYC with the dream of making it big in the fashion industry After ten years of hard work, her career was about to take off when it was sabotaged by her boss She s struggling to get back on her feet when her best friend, Angelique, a beautiful model, com...

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