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All Wound Up: The Yarn Harlot Writes for a Spin Hardcover – Bargain Price, October 18, 2011
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Having said that, I have to say I enjoyed this collection much more than her last effort because it was, gasp, a bit "darker" - and it's not as if she has gone serial yarn killer or anything - than her other works. In this volume her musings are more about the darker side of her personality: she is "All Wound Up," so to speak, and it is refreshing to know that sweet smiling woman is just as bitter as I am about several things. Beloved and faithful appliances choking out their last when the household budget can ill-afford it, idiots making inane remarks regarding her knitting in public, and heart-crushing sadness. She also touches on the less finer points of dealing with daughters, adolescent dating, and determining whether one's penchant for fiber qualifies as an addiction. The Yarn Harlot is nothing if not humorous, and this is humor to which I can relate.
I can forecast that some fans may complain that there are more topics than just the love of knitting. Yet this is just what I feel makes this collection stronger than earlier efforts. No matter what the topic, she knits it all together with love, laughter and yarn.
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I really enjoyed dipping back into the world Stephanie Pearl-McPhee again. Her writing is delightful, and I also appreciate how she shares snippets of her life, including some... Read morePublished 29 days ago by H. Lam
Not like some of her other books, I found myself bored with this one. Try Knitlandia, it was really funny, loved that one.Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
I'm a fan of the Yarn Harlot. I like her writing. She makes me feel a little bit more sane, or at least like I'm not alone when it comes to yarn obsession. Read morePublished 5 months ago by GehneeMarie
I cant stop smiling, or put this authors books down. A delightful read for any knitter!Published 8 months ago by L
Stephanie's anecdotes are are amusing and introspective as usual. A good mix of knitting humor and life ponderings in this volume.Published 10 months ago by jmandelas