Casting Off

Casting Off

Large Print - 2010
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On a tiny island off the west coast of Ireland, the fishermen's handmade sweaters tell a story. Each is unique-feelings stitched into rows, memories into patterns. It is here that Rebecca Moray comes to research a book on Irish knitting. With her daughter, Rowan, accompanying her, she hopes to lose herself in the history of the island and forget her own painful past. Soon, the townsfolk's warm embrace wraps Rebecca and Rowan in a world of friendship, laughter, and love.
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2010
ISBN: 9781602856776
160285677X
Branch Call Number: FICTION Dic
Characteristics: large print
511 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

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micro1039
Sep 20, 2016

Started reading and figured out what was going to happen with the protagonist and supporting character and put it down. Picked it back up again and was very glad I did!! You know what is going to happen, but from the point you realize this and the end of the book, very unforgettable! I am so glad I finished it. A great read.

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texasbooks
Jul 06, 2013

i have read this book before and its a great book about letting go of the past and forgiveness. I am reading it again too. Hope others enjoy it like I do.I am irish so this is very special to me too;.

DarcillaAnn Sep 23, 2012

I loved this book - I actually read it while in Galway, Ireland on vacation.....I enjoy knitting and reading the characters association with aran knitting patterns - a wonderful story line....a great read!

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Orchidia
Dec 13, 2011

Its a great story about acknowledging your past and forgiving yourself. Great Book

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mltorb
Mar 22, 2011

This is now my favorite book. I enjoyed it so much, I read it twice and then I made my mother read it. She also loved it.

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Irishsheltie
Feb 15, 2010

Loved this book!

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