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I don't actually own this many books. That would be really cool, though. This is a file photo of library books from 2008.

Lara's Library: The Big Roundup

I don't have a great memory. So, I'm starting to worry that I might end up writing about a book twice! I went back and made this list of links, so that, hopefully, that won't happen.

The books are loosely grouped. Let me know at if there is a book out there you would like to see me write about!

Just Really Awesome

200 Fair Isle Motifs

60 Quick Baby Knits

All About Silk

All New Homespun Handknit

Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting


The Baby Knits Book by Debbie Bliss

Beyond Knit and Purl

Cast On, Bind Off (by Cap Sease)

Charts Made Simple

Circular Knitting Workshop

Crazy Aunt Purl's Drunk, Divorced and Covered in Cat Hair

Custom Knits Accessories

Cute Creatures to Knit and Crochet

Diagonal Knitting

Enchanted Knitting

Entree to Entrelac

Essentially Feminine Knits

Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters

Flip Knit by Annie Modesitt

Favorite Mittens

Fitted Knits: 25 Projects for the Fashionable Knitter

Folk Shawls

The Gentle Art of Knitting

The Handknitter's Yarn Guide

History on Two Needles

Hot Knits: 30 Cool, Fun Designs to Knit and Wear

Knit 101

KnitLit the Third

Knitmare on Elm Street

Knit Accessories: Essentials and Variations

Knit One Knit All

Knit Step by Step

The Knitter's Book of Wool

The Knitter's Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters

The Knitter's Handy Guide to Yarn Requirements

Knitter's Lib

Knitting America: A Glorious Heritage from Warm Socks to High Art

Knitting Around the World: A Multistranded History of a Time-Honored Tradition

Knitting Brioche

Knitting Ganseys

Knitting Green

Knitting In Circles

Knitting Memories

Knitting in the Old Way

Knitting Plus

Knitting Rules! (Yarn Harlot)

Knitting With The Color Guys

Knits to Give

Knitwear Design Workshop

Last-Minute Knitted Gifts

Making Mathematics with Needlework

Mason Dixon Knitting

Mostly Mittens

No Idle Hands

Pints & Purls: Portable Projects for the Social Knitter

The Principles of Knitting

Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Needlework

Romantic Hand Knits

Seven Things That Can Make or Break A Sweater

Son of Stitch 'N Bitch

Stashbuster Knits

Step It Up Knits

Stitch 'N Bitch Superstar Knitting

Sweater Design in Plain English

The Sweater Workshop

Tips for Knitters by Debbie Bliss

Twist and Loop

Viking Patterns for Knitting

Vogue Knitting Knitopedia

Wendy Knits

Wendy Knits Lace

Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years

Wrapped in Comfort

The Yarn Garden

Zen and the Art of Knitting