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Knitting Yarns : Writers On Knitting (2014)
(Large Type)

Call Number LARGE TYPE/746.432/KNITTING

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Published: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, c2014
Series: Large type s/o plan, Wheeler health, home & learningThorndike Press large print health, home & learning.
Edition:  Large print edition
Description:  423 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781410465283 (hardback), 1410465284 (hardcover), 9781410465283,
Language:  English

A collection of essays about the transformative power of knitting from 27 contemporary authors, including Ann Patchett, Barbara Kingsolver, John Dufresne, and Joyce Maynard

Knitting pattern: "Banks" fingerless mittens / Pretend knitter / Perfect gift / Blood, root, knit, purl / To knit a knot, or not : a beginner's yarn / Home ec / Knitting pattern: "Bingham" cabled head wrap / Soft, warm, and fuzzy / Looped yarn / Teaching a child to knit / Knitting in Kathmandu / Ten things I learned from knitting / Knitting pattern: "Bowden" coffee cozies / Judite / Where to begin / One-year marriage / Knitting a family / Knitting : epic fail / I bought this pattern book last spring / Knitting pattern: "Ashworth" ruffled slipper socks / Supernatural power of knitting / Straw into gold / Failing better / How knitting saved my life. Twice. / Clothes make the dog / Knitting pattern: Clovis's perfect-fit sweater / High-strung knitter / Knitted goods : notes from a nervous non-knitter / What are you making? / Crafty critters / Found objects / Why bother? / Knitting pattern: "Fisher" lacy wrap / Helen Bingham -- Elizabeth Berg -- Lan Samantha Chang -- Andre Dubus III -- John Dufresne -- Hope Edelman -- Helen Bingham -- Janice Eidus -- Martha Frankel -- Sue Grafton -- Jessi Hempel -- Ann Hood -- Helen Bingham -- Kaylie Jones -- Barbara Kingsolver -- Jennifer Lauck -- Anne D. LeClaire -- Marianne Leone -- Elinor Lipman -- Helen Bingham -- Alison Lurie -- Joyce Maynard -- Bernadette Murphy -- Ann Patchett -- Taylor M. Polites -- Taylor M. Polites -- Elissa Schappell -- Elizabeth Searle -- Ann Shayne -- Suzanne Strempek Shea -- Anita Shreve -- Jane Smiley -- Helen Bingham Related Searches:
Knitting -- Miscellanea.
Knitters (Persons) -- Miscellanea.
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Trivia and miscellanea.
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Additional Credits:
Hood, Ann, 1956- editor

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