The Resource The Friday night knitting club, Kate Jacobs

The Friday night knitting club, Kate Jacobs

Label
The Friday night knitting club
Title
The Friday night knitting club
Statement of responsibility
Kate Jacobs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Once a week, an eclectic group of women comes together at a New York City yarn shop to work on their latest projects--and share the stories of their lives... At the center of Walker and Daughter is the shop's owner, Georgia, who is overwhelmed with juggling the store and single-handedly raising her teenage daughter. Happy to escape the demands of her life, she looks forward to her Friday Night Knitting Club, where she and her friends--Anita, Peri, Darwin, Lucie, and KC--exchange knitting tips, jokes, and their deepest secrets. But when the man who once broke Georgia's heart suddenly shows up, demanding a role in their daughter's life, her world is shattered. Luckily, Georgia's friends are there for encouragement, 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
Member of
Summary
Walker & Daughter is Georgia Walker's little yarn shop, tucked into a quiet storefront on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Its Friday night knitting club is improvised by some of Georgia's regulars, who stroll into the shop looking for tips on knitting and end up finding much, much more. So now, once a week, they gather to work on their latest projects and to chat--and occasionally clash--over their stories of love, life, and everything in between. However, unexpected changes soon throw these women's lives into disarray, and the shop's comfortable world gets shaken up like a snow globe. When the unthinkable happens, they realize what they've created: not just a knitting club but a sisterhood
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
151182
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Kate
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Friday night knitting club
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Female friendship
  • Knitters (Persons)
  • Knitting
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Friday night knitting club, Kate Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2007
  • "Readers guide inside"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780425265260
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The Friday night knitting club, Kate Jacobs
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2007
  • "Readers guide inside"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780425265260
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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