Author: Lisa Van Allen

Book Review: The Wishing Thread by Lisa Van Allen

Book Review: The Wishing Thread by Lisa Van Allen
Posted September 4, 2013 by Melissa in Book Review / 14 Comments

The Van Ripper women have been the talk of Tarrytown, New York, for centuries. Some say they’re angels; some say they’re crooks. In their tumbledown “Stitchery,” not far from the stomping grounds of the legendary Headless Horseman, the Van Ripper sisters—Aubrey, Bitty, and Meggie—are said to knit people’s most ardent wishes into beautiful scarves and mittens, granting them health, success, or even a blossoming romance.