The Shop on Blossom Street

The Shop on Blossom Street

Large Print - 2004
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Lydia Hoffman owns a shop on Blossom Street called A Good Yarn - a shop that represents her dream of a new beginning, a life free of the cancer that has ravaged her twice. But the shop also means something to the women who come to take knitting classes and who, as a bonus, learn a great deal about life, beginning with Lydia's first lesson - how to knit a baby blanket. These four women, brought together by an age-old craft, make unexpected discoveries - about themselves and each other - that lead to love, to friendship and acceptance, to laughter and dreams.
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2004.
Edition: Large print ed.
ISBN: 9781585474387
Characteristics: 400 p. ;,22 cm.


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Oct 16, 2017

Enjoyable book. Read this and learn about the characters. It gets you hooked on the series.

Apr 01, 2015

Sometimes life is bad and this book has been helping me through it - maybe that is the best thing a book can do. I don't know if it matters about the characters, plots, dialogue and writing when emotional solace is found. Not that this was a badly written book - the contrary. So I will be stocking up and reading the rest of the series.

Apr 23, 2013

If you feel the need to read the Blossom Street books, definitely start with this book. It sets up the neighborhood nicely and gives readers a sense of the community. The four women of this book are so diverse in their personalities, but also alike. I love how Macomber developed them. You will definitely be able to identify with one of the ladies no matter your age.

nursecheryl Mar 02, 2013

I loved this book and all her others about Blossom Street and its residents. This one is definitely my favorite that she has written. When I see her name I always want to take out the book.

khuntley Aug 01, 2012

This book was better than I thought that it would be. I'll check out some other books by Macomber in the future. Also, I borrowed the knitting book that goes along with this story. It has 11 baby afghan patterns. A lot of cute ones in there, but I think most patterns are for intermediate knitters.

Book_Damsel Jun 26, 2008

Great camping read for the beach or cottage.

Jun 20, 2008

This is #1 in this short series. Very good light reading.

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