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The Wedding Quilt : an Elm Creek quilts novel / by Jennifer Chiaverini.

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  • 100 of 100 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC CHIAVER WED (Text) 34207001621649 Adult Fiction Available -
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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F CHI (Text) 37521530312083 AMPL Adult Christian Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780525952428 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dutton, [2011]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: The Wedding Quilt opens as the wedding day of Sarah's daughter Caroline approaches. As Sarah has learned, a union celebrates not only the betrothed couple's passage into wedlock, but also the contributions of those who have made the bride and groom the unique people they are. Thus Sarah's thoughts are filled with brides of Elm Creek Manor past and present-the traditions they honored, the legacies they bequeathed, and the wedding quilts that contain their stories in every stitch. A wedding quilt is a powerful metaphor: of sisterhood, of community, of hope for the future. The blocks in Caroline's wedding quilt will display the signatures of beloved guests. As the Elm Creek Quilters circulate amid the festive preparations with pens and fabric in hand, memories of the Manor-and of the women who have lived there, in happiness and in sorrow-spill forth, rendering a vivid pastiche of family, friendship, and love in all its varieties.
Subject: Compson, Sylvia (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Weddings > Fiction.
Quiltmakers > Fiction.
Quilting > Fiction.
Quilts > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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