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[Book Review] The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

I thought this book was going to leave me in tears but I ended up being like ‘Yup Faina did the right thing.’ but for spoiler reasons I cannot possibly say what that is. 499 more words


December - The Snow Child

There was no need for much debate on the quality of Eowyn Ivey’s Alaska-based novel; it soon became clear we all loved this haunting story. An older couple, unable to have children of their own and still running from the tragedy of losing a baby years before, build a snow child one winter’s night. 445 more words

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Book Review: The Snow Child

The Snow Child, by Eowyn Ivey, is a story of grief and survival. It tells the tale of Mabel and Jack who have moved to Alaska to make a fresh start. 451 more words

Book Review

One From the Archive: 'The Snow Child' by Eowyn Ivey *****

First published in March 2012.

The Snow Child begins in November 1920 beside Alaska’s Wolverine River.  The novel, which is based upon a Russian fairytale, opens with the character of Mabel who has moved to the ‘wilderness silence’ of Alaska with her husband Jack.  526 more words

Episode 10: Yarn it Forward!



(Book Talk starts at 45:54)


Visited Loopy Yarns in Chicago – they carry ALL the colors of Cascade 220!

Awesome exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago… 247 more words


Studio 5: Novels That Promote Gratitude

Today on Studio 5, we talked about books that help us appreciate the important things in life.

To see the segment, CLICK HERE.

1. “Island of the Blue Dolphins” by Scott O’Dell… 396 more words
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Read. Relax. Review. Three to Re-Read.

cups of tea at the ready!

I’m not really one to re-read books, I rarely find a book that I am wholly satisfied with, and although the next three books were not perfect for me, I’m going to give you a quick digest and why I’m going to read them again. 478 more words

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