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The Friday Night Knitting Club (edition 2012)

by Kate Jacobs

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Title:The Friday Night Knitting Club
Authors:Kate Jacobs
Info:Berkley (2012), Edition: Reprint, Mass Market Paperback, 400 pages
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The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs

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    Knit Two by Kate Jacobs (albavirtual)
    albavirtual: Es la continuación del libro anterior, es de lectura rápida y sin complicaciones, con historietas de amistad que llegan directamente al corazón.
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    Stay by Allie Larkin (bilja)
    bilja: it's all about friendship!
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    Little Earthquakes by Jennifer Weiner (Deesirings)
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A light, entertaining read. ( )
  add_dragon | Mar 26, 2016 |
An easy read about a mother/daughter, their yarn business and the people in the Friday Night Knitting Club. ( )
  GeneHunter | Mar 13, 2016 |
Well, that took an unexpected turn. Not my usual sort of reading, but I liked it. ( )
  SF_fan_mae | Feb 5, 2016 |
I didn't find the main character sympathetic. ( )
  CydMelcher | Feb 5, 2016 |
I didn't find the main character sympathetic. ( )
  CydMelcher | Feb 5, 2016 |
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Batista, MontseTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 A.M -- 8 P.M. No exceptions! The hours of WALKER AND DAUGHTER, KNITTERS were clearly displayed in multicolored letters on a white sandwich board placed just so at the top of the stair landing.
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A group of plucky, crafty women in contemporary NYC meet at Manhattan yarn shop every Friday night to share knitting techniques and personal dramas. While the characters are not particularly well developed, the knitting details are interesting. Sadly, this story takes a melodramatic, tragic turn at the end precluding using the novel for a light, fun, "brain candy" recommendation. ljh 11/13/09
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The New York Times bestselling sensation that's "Steel Magnolias set in Manhattan" (USA Today)-now in paperback.

Juggling the demands of her yarn shop and single-handedly raising a teenage daughter has made Georgia Walker grateful for her Friday Night Knitting Club. Her friends are happy to escape their lives too, even for just a few hours. But when Georgia's ex suddenly reappears, demanding a role in their daughter's life, her whole world is shattered.

Luckily, Georgia's friends are there, sharing their own tales of intimacy, heartbreak, and miracle making. And when the unthinkable happens, these women will discover that what they've created isn't just a knitting club: it's a sisterhood.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:02:06 -0400)

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Gathering for their weekly knitting club at a small yarn shop on Manhattan's Upper West Side, a group of friends shares such challenges as raising children, navigating the ups and downs of their careers, and pursuing uncertain relationships.

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