The Resource The lost quilter, Jennifer Chiaverini

The lost quilter, Jennifer Chiaverini

Label
The lost quilter
Title
The lost quilter
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Chiaverini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Master quilter Sylvia Compson discovers a stash of letters in the attic of Elm Creek Manor and traces a tale back to 1859. An escaped slave, Joanna, spent a brief period at Elm Creek Farm until she was captured and returned to bondage, leaving her son in the care of the Bergstrom family. If Sylvia is to determine the fate of Joanna and her son, she must rely on one important clue-- the meticulous heirloom quilt Joanna stitched and left behind
Member of
Summary
When Sylvia Bergstrom Compson discovers a stash of letters in the attic of Elm Creek Manor, she traces a remarkable tale back to 1859. Then, escaped slave Joanna spent a brief period at Elm Creek Farm until she was captured and returned to bondage, leaving her son in the care of the Bergstrom family. Now, if Sylvia is to determine the ultimate fate of Joanna and her son, she must rely on one important clue--the meticulous herloom quilt Joanna stitched and left behind
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299701
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiaverini, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
An Elm Creek quilts novel
Series volume
0014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Compson, Sylvia (Fictitious character)
  • Quilting
  • Quiltmakers
  • Quilts
  • Genealogy
Target audience
adult
Label
The lost quilter, Jennifer Chiaverini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes sketches of quilt blocks on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn231834335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 337 p.
Isbn
9781416533160
Lccn
2008025098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)231834335
Label
The lost quilter, Jennifer Chiaverini
Publication
Note
Includes sketches of quilt blocks on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn231834335
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 337 p.
Isbn
9781416533160
Lccn
2008025098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)231834335

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