Book Talk starts at 23:23
Our Sweater KAL has ended, just in time for sweater-wearing season! Thank you to everyone who participated. We announce the winners of our prize drawing at the end of the show, with many thanks to our prize donors:
- · A copy of the book Cardigans by Louisa Harding, donated by lemtaz.
- · Tix Trinket Shawl Gem, donated by jetgirl1313 of the Knittin’ on the Fly Videocast.
- · emhknits is donating 2 of her patterns, giftable through Ravelry! You can see them here.
- · Brenda Castiel aka goodstuff is donating 3 of her patterns, giftable through Ravelry. You can see her patterns here.
Swants followup – a YouTube video sent by Susan B. Anderson – Katy and Katie have a video podcast “Just the Tips. Taking the Internet’s Advice. Seriously,” where they apparently test out internet claims. They MADE swants. Hilarious!
February Beret by Caroline Hegwer, in Leading Men Fiber Arts Dramaturg DK weight in the Royalty colorway
Toe-Up With a Difference socks by Wendy D. Johnson in Fishknits Panache Fingering Self-Striping in A Taste of Teal & Purple, Again
Alpenglow Small Farm Yarn Silver Lining
Barb and Tracie both heartily recommend The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud
Our next Read-Along will begin January 15! We will be reading Quiet – The Power of Introverts in a World That Just Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain.
Listen to Books on the Nightstand Episode # 184 – Booktopia with Susan Cain to hear the author speak.
And some movie recommendations and holiday wishes from our family to yours
Jayla recommends “Despicable Me”
Will recommends “Inception”
Rachel recommends “The Muppets”
Angela recommends “Life of Pi”
Chad recommends “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”
Mark recommends “Avatar”
Barb recommends “Crimes of the Heart”
Tracie recommends “Adventureland”