Yarn: Remembering the Way Home

Yarn: Remembering the Way Home

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by Kyoko Mori
     
 

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A memoir of crossing cultures, losing love, and finding home by a New York Times notable author. As steadily and quietly as her marriage falls apart, so Kyoko Mori's understanding of knitting deepens. From flawed school mittens to beautiful unmatched patterns of cardigans, hats and shawls, Kyoko draws the connection between knitting and the new life she tried to

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A memoir of crossing cultures, losing love, and finding home by a New York Times notable author. As steadily and quietly as her marriage falls apart, so Kyoko Mori's understanding of knitting deepens. From flawed school mittens to beautiful unmatched patterns of cardigans, hats and shawls, Kyoko draws the connection between knitting and the new life she tried to establish in the U.S. Interspersed with the story of knitting throughout, the narrative contemplates the nature of love, loss, and what holds a marriage together.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934848630
Publisher:
Gemmamedia
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
1,369,035
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Kyoko Mori is the author of two novels for young readers, "One Bird "and "Shizuko's Daughter," the latter of which was chosen as a Best Young Children's Book by "The New York Times," She has also written two memoirs for adults, "Polite Lies "and "The Dream of Water," Born in Kobe, Japan, Mori moved to the United States as a teenager. She teaches writing at Harvard University.

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