Part 1 tells Jonah’s story including his adoption from Ethiopia and his challenges in school. Part 2 is a celebration of crochet defining the fiber art introducing readers to Jonah’s crochet friends and offering instructions on how to make an identity-inspired dishcloth.
celebration of the beauty and power of crochet–specifically the life-changing benefits this fiber art has brought to one extraordinary boy 11-year-old crochet prodigy Jonah Larson.
Part One Jonah shares his life story including details about his adoption significant behavior struggles in school and the role that crochet has come to play in his life. In sidebar interviews Jonah asks his mother Jennifer to share what she was feeling during these momentous times.
Part Two A celebration of what Jonah loves most–crochet! Jonah defines the fiber art introduces some of his many crochet friends from around the world and invites readers to crochet away” with him–exclusive pattern included.
Sincerely written beautifully photographed and designed to engage and inspire Hello Crochet Friends! illuminates the themes in Jonah’s life–friendship and worldwide interconnectedness kindness and acceptance mindfulness and a deep passion for an art.
48 pages Ages 8-12