Strands of Thought

Musings and Random Words from Kai Strand-Mostly About Writing for Children

The Weaver by Kai Strand
In a town of word weavers, Mary suffers through her third year of Novice Word Weaving. Mary thinks her troubles are over when she meets a gnome-elf who grants her a wish. But instead of weaving a better story, she's weaving strange yarn charms to accompany her still pathetic tales.

The Weaver, a middle grade novel is available from Guardian Angel Publishing. Reviews and purchasing info can be found on


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