This is more that just another book about knitting. This is a book about what it means to live a full life, a life full of people, memories, and the projects on our needles that bind them all together. Our review of The Yarn Whisper by Clara Parkes. #knitting #books #stashlocal Book Worth, Knit Book, Book Reviews
knitting book to check out.
The Orchardist, set in Washington State.
By Alexander McCall Smith
Code Name Verity - book for teens and up - set during WWII - Nancy Pearl says it is a classic example of don't judge a book by its cover. REVIEW: Slow start but overall a Very Good book about women's role in WW2 military. Book Trailers, Pilot, Spi, School Libraries, Elizabeth Wein, Book Clubs, Young Adults, Historical Fiction, Book Reviews
From NPR, about 2 girls in Britan during WWII -- the reviewer recommends that we don't judge this book by its cover,
It may sound like a gardening manual but The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns is a funny and thoughtful new novel from author Margaret Dilloway. Here is a wonderful review from Jillian Mcclennan.
In 1916 two women from NY head to Colorado to be teachers. This is based on their letters back home -- complemented with a lot of historical work. By the exec editor of The New Yorker Mag.