The Ice Harbor Mittens

Author: Robin Hansen
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 0892729678
Size: 11.49 MB
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Eleven year-old sternman Josy wants red and gray sawtooth mittens like his lobster boat skipper, but the village knitter, Aunt Ester, makes him old-fashioned compass mittens. When their boat gets lost in a thick fog, however, the old-time mittens hold the key to getting home safe-there might be some magic knitted into them.

Fox And Geese And Fences

Author: Robin Hansen
Size: 31.18 MB
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Only a few knitters in Maine still use the traditional patterns of their great-grandmothers. Fortunately, Robin Hansen has searched out these talented craftspeople and has reconstructed lost patterns from surviving examples. Her popular book includes 11 designs in sizes for infants, children, and adults.

Knit Mittens

Author: Robin Hansen
Publisher: Storey Kids
ISBN: 1580174833
Size: 45.19 MB
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You won't find mittens like these in the big clothing chains or fancy dress shops or even in sporting goods stores.

Seven Days Of Daisy

Author: Jamie Hogan
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 0892729309
Size: 42.72 MB
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Anyone with small children knows how hard it can be for them to wait for something. This charming and vibrant book marks a little girl,s island moments that add up to much more than a week. It captures the fun and whimsy of summer, the importance of imagination, and the not-so-small task of waiting for a visit from Nana.

Snowflake Comes To Stay

Author: Karel Hayes
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 0892729899
Size: 36.10 MB
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This is the charming and original tale of author Harriet Harrington, who lives alone in a small house in the woods, and prefers it that way. Her persistent friend Monique, however, believes Harriet needs a friend. Monique breeds puppies and she will not take no for an answer. So, a small Bichon Frise puppy named Snowflake comes to live with Harriet and Harriet's life will never be the same. this story of an independent woman who grows to love something she never wanted will enchant children and adults alike.

Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novels 5 The Great Ice Age

Author: Geronimo Stilton
Publisher: Papercutz
ISBN: 1597075760
Size: 31.70 MB
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When Geronimo's nemeses the Pirate Cats try to travel to through time to the year 1889, they accidentally end up in 37993 BC! When the cats meet their Neanderthal ancestors, they hear the legend of a Giant Wooly Mammoth and come up with a plan to capture it and bring it back to the present, making them famous for all time. Geronimo must travel to the Ice Age to stop the cats from changing history forever!


Author: Lorraine Adams
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307426165
Size: 11.96 MB
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A New York Times and Washington Post Notable BookEntertainment Weekly's #1 Fiction Book of the YearA tremendously acclaimed and exquisitely realized novel of literary suspense, Harbor recounts the adventures of Aziz Arkoun who, at twenty-four, makes his way to America via the hold of an Algerian tanker and the icy waters of Boston harbor. Aziz soon finds himself a community of fellow Algerians, but their means of survival in this strange land begins to remind him of the dangerous world he was desperate to escape. As the story of Aziz and his friends unfolds, moving from East Boston and Brooklyn to Montreal and a North African army camp, Harbor takes us inside the ambiguities of these men's past and present lives. When Aziz discovers that he and his circle are most likely under surveillance, all assumptions, his and ours, dissolve in urgent, mesmerizing complexity. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Polar Obsession

Author: Paul Nicklen
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426205112
Size: 42.29 MB
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A naturalist photographer presents a volume of works depicting the endangered regions of Antarctica and the Arctic, documenting the negative impact of climate change on the lives and habitats of seals, whales and other regional wildlife.

Mitten Tree

Author: Candace Christiansen
Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing
ISBN: 155591800X
Size: 57.36 MB
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One snowy day an elderly woman, Sarah, watches children gathering at the bus stop. While they never seem to notice her, she notices them, especially one little boy who has no mittens. That night, Sarah knits the boy a pair of cozy mittens and places them on the blue spruce tree for him to discover. It soon becomes a game, with the children looking for new mittens on the mysterious tree every morning, and Sarah joyfully knitting new ones each night. With its touching message and delightful illustrations, adults and children will enjoy this intergenerational tale for years to come.

Murder Wears Mittens

Author: Sally Goldenbaum
Publisher: Kensington
ISBN: 1496711041
Size: 56.10 MB
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As autumn washes over coastal Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, the Seaside Knitters anticipate a relaxing off-season. But when murder shatters the peace, the craftiest bunch in town must unravel a killer’s deadly scheme . . . After retrieving fresh lobster nets from a local Laundromat, Cass Halloran rushes to attend a last-minute gathering with her knitting circle. But Cass can’t stop worrying about the lonely boy seen hanging around the dryers, and the school uniform he left behind in a hurry. When the ladies return the lost clothing the next day, they find the child and his younger sister alone, seemingly abandoned by their mother . . . The knitters intend to facilitate a family reunion, not investigate a crime. But the death of Dolores Cardozo, a recluse from the edge of town, throws the group for a loop. Especially when the missing mother and one of their own become tied to the victim’s hidden fortune—and her murder . . . Before scandalous secrets break bonds and rumors tear Sea Harbor apart, the Seaside Knitters need to string together the truth about Dolores—while preventing a greedy murderer from making another move! * Includes a knitting pattern * Praise for Murder Wears Mittens “A beautifully written mystery full of warmth and surprises.” —Nancy Pickard, New York Times bestselling author “I was utterly charmed by the Seaside Knitters and their cozy community.” —Bestselling author Laurien Berenson More praise for the Seaside Knitters Mysteries “Add a cup of tea, a roaring fire, and you’ve got the perfect cozy evening.” —New York Times bestselling author Rhys Bowen “Goldenbaum’s plotting is superb, her characters are richly drawn . . . and her prose is seamless.” —Richmond Times‑Dispatch “The Seaside Knitters are a wonderful group of friends who care about each other, and readers will care about them, too.” —New York Times bestselling author Nancy Pickard “A delight and a treasure—as engaging and unpredictable as a gorgeous New England afternoon.” —Award‑winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan "Invites you once again to imagine yourself in a charming, if homicidal town." —Kirkus Reviews "A charming debut . . . an ideal beach read." —Publishers Weekly