Alexandra Brown, author of The Great Christmas Knit-Off, on tour October 2015

Posted By on October 9, 2015

The Great Christmas Knit-Off coverAbout The Great Christmas Knit-Off

• Paperback: 400 pages
 Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks (October 13, 2015)

When life unravels, it’s time to knit . . .

Sybil has always taken comfort in her passion for knitting, creating beautiful garments stitch by stitch. But her world suddenly unravels when her fiancé ditches her for her identical twin sister at her Star Wars–themed wedding, leaving Sybil at the altar sporting a Princess Leia do. And things go from bad to worse when an incident at work jeopardizes her job.

To escape her woes and forget that she’ll be alone for Christmas this year, Sybil sets off to visit her friend Cher in Tindledale—a winter wonderland of quaint shops and snowy rooftops. When she arrives in the idyllic town, she can’t help feeling like she’s in a Hallmark greeting card. She’s embraced by welcoming—if eccentric—locals wearing handmade sweaters that remind Sybil of her own creations and her unrealized ambitions of selling them. So when the owner of a vintage-clothing boutique asks her to make an assortment of knits for their display window, she’s thrilled. And hoping to heal her broken heart, the hot town doctor has even taken an interest in Sybil.

But just when Sybil thinks she’s going to have her fairy-tale Christmas after all, an unexpected turn of events threatens to unspool her happily ever after.

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Alexandra Brown APAbout Alexandra Brown

Alexandra Brown began her writing career as the City Girl columnist for the London Paper. She wrote the weekly column—a satirical diary account of her time working in the corporate world of London—for two years before giving it up to concentrate on writing novels and is now the author of the Cupcakes at Carrington’s books. Set in a department store in the pretty seaside town of Mulberry-On-Sea, the series follows the life, loves and laughs of sales assistant Georgie Hart. The Great Christmas Knit-Off is Alexandra’s fourth book and the first in a new series set in the fictional village of Tindledale, following the lives of all the characters there. Alexandra lives in a real village near the south coast of England with her husband, daughter and a very shiny black Labrador retriever.

Find out more about Alexandra at her website, and connect with her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Alexandra’s Tour Stops

Wednesday, October 14th: A Bookish Way of Life

Friday, October 16th: From the TBR Pile

Friday, October 16th: Sharon’s Garden of Book Reviews

Monday, October 19th: Laura’s Reviews

Tuesday, October 20th: Book Loving Hippo

Tuesday, October 20th: Lavish Bookshelf

Wednesday, October 21st: A Bookworm’s World

Thursday, October 22nd: I’m Shelf-ish

Monday, October 26th: Broken Teepee

Wednesday, October 28th: Ms. Nose in a Book

Thursday, October 29th: Books and Bindings

Friday, October 30th: Staircase Wit

TBD: Book Journey

 

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