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CraftLit - Serialized Classic Literature for Busy Book Lovers


You can find a complete library of all of CraftLit's books alphabetized with links to the shownotes and audio at CraftLit.com/library. To find out more about the show and all the ways you can access the audio, please visit CraftLit.com/how-to-listen/. If you're looking for our Patreon page, you will find it (and all the goodies) here.

 

 

Jun 19, 2020

Juneteenth


Character Chart PDF - !Click Here! - 


The White Savior video for you:
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The way you know masks work (read the whole page, not just the heading and subheadings). And if you heard there was a study that "proves" masks are ineffective, you may want to read this post.

Book and pattern recommendations below.

Tuesday June 16th Book Chat notes
Ann: Cord Locks for mask ties (way easier): https://amzn.to/3ejIMIT

Linda's gorgeous socks: Pixel Rise by Kemper Wray - https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/pixel-rise

Thursday June 18th Book Chat Notes
KellyFive Days at Memorial by Sheri Fink https://amzn.to/2YOB5Eb
Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod - by Gary Paulsen - https://amzn.to/2zKJDmS

The Bean Trees - the gateway Barbara Kingsolver book - https://amzn.to/314K2f0

Regina: In the Land of White Death: An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic - by Valerian Ivanovich Alʹbanov (Author), Linda Dubosson (Author), David Roberts (Introduction), Jon Krakauer (Preface), Alison Anderson (Translator) - https://amzn.to/2UZhOi9

Jenniferhttps://amzn.to/3ddTMGt Shakleton Documentary
The Crown in the Heather - Historical fiction about Robert the Bruce - https://amzn.to/3fRinmj
The English Wife: A Novel - by Lauren Willig - https://amzn.to/3hJffKL
And Jennifer finished her shawl on the call: Pointed Firs by Lori Versaci - https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/pointed-firs

ToshiThis Book Is Anti-Racist by Tiffany Jewell (Author), Aurelia Durand (Illustrator) - https://amzn.to/3hFdgqS
Heatherhttps://theartofcharm.com/podcast-episodes/chris-edwards-the-balls-to-rebrand-episode-429/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UaZBm_V8Flg&t=633s Orange Dot Mask Pattern
Aimeehttps://www.tombihn.com/blogs/main/maskhowto Tom Bihn Bags Masks
Paint by numbers app walkthrough (for all platforms) - https://youtu.be/wzfyebkUCXo
And Regina's version - Cross Stitch World (no kidding!): https://youtu.be/mrJeW0D92k8

https://amzn.to/30XGmfc Platinum fountain pen DP-800S

Kathyhttps://www.jetpens.com/Pilot-Metropolitan-Retro-Pop-Fountain-Pen-Purple-Ellipse-Medium-Italic-Nib/pd/19268 purple fountain pen for lefties Rhodia paper (better for lefties)
Toshi: I love Uniball ub150 pens - https://amzn.to/37MV9uK

Shake Shack has gluten free hamburger buns: https://www.shakeshack.com/location/ann-arbor-mi/

Heather's Kids recommended: https://youtu.be/3ieaDfD_h6s - https://youtu.be/-p2lhxUqMMQ Korean Turtle Ships & the Chinese Pirate Queen (file under "why didn't I learn this in school???!???!?!?!?")

Regina: Anime Count of Monte Cristo (no really!!!) Gankutsuou - https://amzn.to/3hFe5js -

Jennifer: Ta-Nehisi Coates: Between the World and Me https://amzn.to/2Ci6dnH and The Water Dancer (fiction) https://amzn.to/2YRcPRO narrated by Joe Morton (star of John Sayles "Brother from Another Planet") https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087004/