I found the book both enjoyable and informative.
A fun and fast book to read, even if you don't know your flathead from a Phillips, and especially if you're thinking of enlarging your own home.
In this day of so much discard, I find it very heartening that Ms. Whouley found a way to recycle a cottage.
Kate Whouley is an unmarried, forty something free lance book store designer living on Cape Cod in a small house. Her bedroom doubles as her office. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Leonard Waks
I love the characters, a very unique artsy_bohemian. Cast. Rich enough I had to remind myself it was non fiction. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Jeff C Andover
I found the book both enjoyable and informative. I had no idea that moving a house - especialy such a little house - entailed so much work and cost. Read morePublished on October 8, 2012 by terelou
"In the course of moving the cottage and joining the houses together, I have often wished for a co-conspirator, a partner ... Read morePublished on February 13, 2012 by Joseph Haschka
I loved this book - the descriptions were so wonderful of this project and - as a cat owner and lover - I could laugh and picture exactly what Egypt was doing. Read morePublished on April 4, 2009 by Charlotte Morgan
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Kate Whouley writes with a lot of description where the reader can visualize the small community of Cape Cod and her adventure of moving a cottage... Read morePublished on March 31, 2009 by Cheron Michelle Kneedy
...Moved in the reading and now, fresh from a trip to the Cape (where cottages stood at every turn), I am moved to pick up my well-worn copy of Cottage and re-read some of Kate... Read morePublished on March 25, 2009 by Suzanne Strempekshea
What I love most about this satisfying little book is described in the sub-title: a woman moves a house to make a home. Read morePublished on March 25, 2009 by A. E. Sweeney
Cottage for Sale is the perfect example of story that should never have made it to print. Its prospective fans aren't likely to include anyone who was not involved in moving the... Read morePublished on March 5, 2009 by Julee Rudolf