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The Pattern in the Carpet

A Personal History with Jigsaws

Margaret Drabble

The Pattern in the Carpet: A Personal History with Jigsaws is an original and brilliant work. Margaret Drabble weaves her own story into a history of games, in particular jigsaws, which have offered her and many others relief from melancholy and depression. Alongside curious facts and discoveries about jigsaw puzzles — did you know that the 1929 st...
Publish Date
2009
September 16
Goodreads rating
3.19
ISBN
9780547241449
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Feb 09, 2021
@graciemelinda I haven't read her in years, either. I loved her very early novels. Her nf book The Pattern in the Carpet is wonderful. Plus, she loves jigsaw puzzles. Like me.      source