"Simple, sweet book on trying something different. Loved the author's writing style and enjoyed her perspectives. As an older person rethinking career for the first time in 30+ years , I felt uplifted and energized by this story. Her blog about..."
"Nina MacLaughlin spent her twenties working at a Boston newspaper, sitting behind a desk and staring at a screen. Yearning for more tangible work, she applied for a job she saw on Craigslist--Carpenter's Assistant: Women strongly encouraged...
"For me, MacLaughlin did not spend enough time on the pleasures of her transformation into a carpenter, although the writing (and the description of the book) leads you to think that kind of contemplation is coming. For a better read on the magic o..."
"The author took about 2/3 of the book to repeatedly discuss that the two main characters are somehow intertwined. I skipped multiple pages as I was reading to find sections that actually had plot progression. I don't recommend this book."