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A little tea, a little chat

I've been a compulsive reader, writer and theatre goer all my life. My book blog is here: http://alittleteaalittlechat.wordpress.com/ Mostly food at the moment but also knitting is here: http://cathyingeneva.wordpress.com/

Currently reading

Democracy Incorporated: Managed Democracy and the Specter of Inverted Totalitarianism
Sheldon S. Wolin
The Temptation of Saint Anthony
Gustave Flaubert
Nebula Award Stories 3
Harlan Ellison, Gary Wright, Samuel R. Delany, Michael Moorcock, Fritz Leiber, Roger Zelazny, J.G. Ballard, Anne McCaffrey
Cosmology and Controversy: The Historical Development of Two Theories of the Universe
Helge Kragh
Gantenbein
Max Frisch
Little Red in the City - Ysolda Teague This is the positive side of self-publishing: a magnificently thought out combination of instruction and pattern which will be a classic in another twenty years' time.

It simply has no point at which it falters, the layout manages to be pretty without that being distracting, it has one very overweight model as well as one of normal size, and when you buy the hard copy, you also get a digital version. This is such a good idea: it means one can use a printed out copy for writing notes on, leaving the original in deservedly pristine condition. It also means that as errors are found and need to be updated, one can readily access corrected versions. The interaction of designer with knitters is a small but marvellous aspect of the functionality of the internet.

I guess there will be an update when I get around to knitting something from this.