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Book Review: Knitting Block by Block by Nicky Epstein

Knitting Block by Block by Nicky Epstein Book Cover

Originally posted on Catherine Chant Crochet:
Available at Amazon.com Knitting Block by Block by Nicky Epstein offers 150 different styles of blocks, divided into six categories: Basic, Applique, Colorwork, Special Techniques and Cables/Counterpanes. That’s a lot of blocks! As soon as I saw this beautiful hardcover book, I couldn’t wait to read it and start on some projects. Each section…

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Recommended Reads for November

Open book on the ground on autumn leaves

I’m doing NaNoWriMo this month, so I don’t have a lot of time for blogging, but I thought I’d put up a quick post of recommended reads for the month, based on books I’ve read recently and enjoyed. Click the book cover images for more information about the titles at Amazon.com. Ghost Writer by Vala Kaye During October, I loaded

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Book Review: Waiting by Bonnie Dodge

Waiting by Bonnie Dodge Book Cover

About the Book Three generations of Foster women–senior citizen Maxine, attention seeker Grace, and aspiring artist Abbie–think they are nothing alike. But they all share a secret. They wait. For love, for attention, for life, for death, for Idaho’s warm, but promising summer to return. In their journeys between despair and happiness, they learn there are worse things than being

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