The Resource A Promise in Pieces, Emily T. Wierenga, (electronic resource)

A Promise in Pieces, Emily T. Wierenga, (electronic resource)

Label
A Promise in Pieces
Title
A Promise in Pieces
Statement of responsibility
Emily T. Wierenga
Creator
Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After the end of World War II, Clara Kirkpatrick returns from the Women's Army Corp to deliver a dying soldier's last wishes: convey his love to his young widow, Mattie, with apologies for the missed life they had planned to share. Struggling with her own post-war trauma, Clara thinks she's not prepared to handle the grief of this broken family. Yet upon meeting Mattie, and receiving a baby quilt that will never cuddle the soldier's baby, Clara vows to honor the sacrifices that family made. Now a labor and delivery nurse in her rural hometown, Clara wraps each new babe in the gifted quilt and later stitches the child's name into the cloth. As each new child is welcomed by the quilt, Clara begins to wonder whatever happened to Mattie-and if her own life would ever experience the love of a newborn. Little does she know that she will have the opportunity to re-gift the special quilt-years later and carrying even greater significance than when it was first bestowed
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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1980-
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Wierenga, Emily T.
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Quilts of Love
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  • Quilts
  • Nurses
  • Quiltmakers
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
A Promise in Pieces, Emily T. Wierenga, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11645428
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11645428
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11645428
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A Promise in Pieces, Emily T. Wierenga, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11645428
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11645428
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11645428
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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