Needles and Pearls

Needles and Pearls

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Slip one A year after her husband's death, Jo Mackenzie is finally starting to get the hang of being a single parent. Knit two together The boys are thriving in their new seaside home, the wool shop is starting to do well and despite two weddings, an in-school knitting project and Trevor the Wonder Dog coming to stay, she's just about keeping her head above water. Cast off But boys, babies and best friends certainly make life a lot more interesting. Can Jo cope when things get really complicated? Because if knitting truly does keep you sane when your life starts to unravel then it looks like Jo is going to need much bigger more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 132 x 196 x 28mm | 258.55g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0747581657
  • 9780747581659
  • 91,606

About Gil McNeil

Gil McNeil is the author of the bestselling The Only Boy for Me, Stand By Your Man, In The Wee Small Hours and most recently Divas Don't Knit. The Only Boy For Me has been made into a major ITV prime-time drama starring Helen Baxendale and was broadcast in 2007. Gil McNeil has edited five collections of stories with Sarah Brown, and is Director of the charity PiggyBankKids, which supports projects that create opportunities for children. She lives in Kent with her son and comes from a long line of champion more

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PRAISE FOR DIVAS DON'T KNIT: 'Warm and wonderful' Cosmopolitan 'It is now official: knitting is the acme of cool, and wool shops are making a bigger comeback than Take That' Good Housekeeping 'A believable, warm and funny novel with a touch of romance - I'm already looking forward to the sequel' Knitting Magazineshow more

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2 4% (104)
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