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The Resource The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club, Gil McNeil

The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club, Gil McNeil

Label
The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club
Title
The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club
Statement of responsibility
Gil McNeil
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her husband dies in a car crash--not long after announcing he wants a divorce--Jo Mackenzie packs up her two rowdy boys and moves from London to a dilapidated villa in her seaside hometown where she takes over her beloved Gran's knitting shop. After a rough beginning, Jo soon finds comfort in a "Stitch and Bitch" group--a collection of quirky, lively women who share their stories, and their addiction to cake, with warmth and humor
Member of
Summary
When her husband dies in a car crash--not long after announcing he wants a divorce--Jo Mackenzie packs up her two rowdy boys and moves from London to a dilapidated villa in her seaside hometown where she takes over her beloved Gran's knitting shop. Aftera rough beginning, Jo soon finds comfort in a "Stitch and Bitch" group--a collection of quirky, lively women who share their stories, and their addiction to cake, with warmth and humor
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305610
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNeil, Gil
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jo Mackenzie novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Families
  • Mothers and sons
  • Knitting
  • England
  • Families
  • Knitting
  • Mothers and sons
  • Widows
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club, Gil McNeil
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain as Divas don't knit in 2007 by Bloomsbury."--Title page verso
  • Includes "Reading Group Guide" (pages 419-420)
  • Includes excerpt: Needles and Pearls
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn914587116
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780316353823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)914587116
Label
The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club, Gil McNeil
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain as Divas don't knit in 2007 by Bloomsbury."--Title page verso
  • Includes "Reading Group Guide" (pages 419-420)
  • Includes excerpt: Needles and Pearls
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn914587116
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780316353823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)914587116

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