Knitting Nell (Hardcover)

By Julie Jersild Roth

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), 9780618540334, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2006



Nell knits . . . a lot. She knits blankets for new babies, socks and hats and mittens for the children’s home, and scarves for everyone in her family.

What Nell doesn’t do is talk a lot. She listens to her friends chat and laugh, and she knits some more.

Praise For Knitting Nell

"A good addition where there is a demand for books about shyness." School Library Journal

"Nell's unusual tenacity and generous way of coping with a bully add enlightenment to an all-too-common occurrence in children's lives everywhere." Kirkus Reviews