A THREAD SO FINE follows the lives of Eliza and Shannon Malone. Eliza plans to pursue intellectual fulfillment. Shannon is less certain about her future—but wants it to include children. Suddenly, tragedy strikes. Shannon falls ill with tuberculosis. Eliza falls prey to a violent assault. One vows to hold fast to the invisible thread that connects them—and to protect her sister’s secret.
SUSAN WELCH grew up in Minnesota and Wisconsin. She earned a Masters in International Management and built an international career in the brewing industry, and now works for a company focused on regional agriculture, new technologies, and craft brewing. When not traveling for work or pleasure, she spends her time either on the family houseboat in Seattle or in a cabin in the woods of Lummi Island, preferably with her husband, Bruce.