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The Fisherman's Quilt

2.44  ·  Rating Details ·  9 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
"The Perfect Storm" in a doublewide trailer!"--Ann Conroy, "Columbia City Book Club" In "The Fisherman's Quilt," young Nora Hunter arrives in Alaska with her fisherman husband and new baby. She brings her first, fancy quilt to Alaska, along with an idealistic vision of life on America's last frontier.

Nora's fresh, impassioned voice recalls her story, told in vivid details
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Paperback, 308 pages
Published April 13th 2004 by iUniverse
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Heidi
Mar 21, 2015 Heidi rated it did not like it
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It is rare that I really lash out at a book but The Fisherman's Quilt by Margaret Doyle is awful! It is a shame that a tree was killed to print these pages. It might redeem itself by being thrown into our wood stove for a little warmth tonight. I am only rating it one star which is too high really but wanted to add my review to GoodReads.

I got as far as the third chapter and decided it was time to bury this book for good. For me, it is not often that I do not finish a book even if I am not enjoy
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Kristi
May 23, 2013 Kristi rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
The title caught me, and I had hoped to pass this one on to a quilting friend, but now I don't think so. Bleh. I think it reminded me too much of my first marriage.
Kim
Jan 25, 2010 Kim rated it liked it
American contemp....1980s Kodiak, AK....Fisherman's wife, struggles being alone and single parenting.

Real emotions, real introspection. Real depressing.
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Jul 30, 2011 Jane rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
The story of a young wife who moves to Alaska with her husband and young child.
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