Real Men Knit by Kwana Jackson is a slow burn romance that is absolutely satisfying and worthy of your next bookcation.
As you delve into this fabulous and fun read you’ll soon find the desire to either grab your current fiber project, or run to your local yarn shop and find a new one. The urge to feel the yarn in your hands as they wrap around your needles made me love this story even more. It’s not often you find a knitting story that delivers in spades. Your heart will squeeze with every page turned and every stitch cast.
I was consumed with this story from start to finish. An indie store, a local favorite run by a beloved member of the community will bring so many together to discover purpose, love, and laughter. Kerry and Jesse are relatable, loveable, and perfect for each other. When these childhood friends find themselves in a tight space they will soon be faced with a choice to take a leap of faith. Secrets can consume, will they find a way to trust and resolve everything before it’s too late?
With every turn of the page my fingers welcomed the heat from the story, the skilled words that flowed effortlessly from chapter to chapter. Anyone can knit – it’s relaxing, fun, and sexy. Grab a scan of yarn, a pair of needles and discover a new world. Defy norms and see why this is the perfect craft to pick up now.
Kwana delivered a novel about family, the power of faith, the ability to achieve greatness and defy gender norms, and above all, what it means to follow your heart. These characters pull you in tight with each and every stitch. I’d love to see this as a movie and would love to know who you think would be the perfect cast.
This spicy – Best enjoyed with your favorite iced-beverage, a cozy chair, and maybe a fan. I received an advance copy for a fair and honest review. Get your copy now and find out why Kwama is must read romance. I can’t wait for more Strong brother stories.