The Quilter's Legacy

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Author(s): Jennifer Chiaverini
Series: Elm Creek Quilts Series No: 5
Original Publish Date: Nov 01, 2007
Product Number: EB00570413
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781416587347
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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Description

From the New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker and the Elm Creek Quilts series comes a moving novel following a daughter's search for her mother's treasured heirlooms. When precious heirloom quilts hand-stitched by her mother turn up missing from the attic of Elm Creek Manor, Sylvia Bergstrom Compson resolves to find them. From scant resources—journal entries, receipts, and her own fading memories—she pieces together clues, then queries quilting friends from around the world. When dozens of leads arrive via the Internet, Sylvia and her fiancE embark on a nationwide investigation of antique shops and quilt museums. Sylvia's quest leads her to unexpected places, where offers of assistance are not always what they seem. As the search continues, revelations surface about her mother, who died when Sylvia was only a child. As Sylvia recovers some of the missing quilts and accepts others as lost forever, she reflects on the woman her mother was, and mourns the woman she never knew. For every woman who has yearned to know the untold story of her mother's life, and for every mother who has longed to be heard, The Quilter's Legacy resonates with heartfelt honesty as it reveals what tenuous connections bind the generations, and celebrates the love that sustains them.

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Author(s): Jennifer Chiaverini
Narrator(s): Christina Moore
Series:
Product Number C2782
Released: Aug 04, 2004
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781402597022
eAudio
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Author(s): Jennifer Chiaverini
Narrator(s): Christina Moore
Series:
Product Number Z10315
Released: Oct 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490665313