New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini’s beloved Elm Creek Quilts series here takes listeners back to the Civil War for a powerful tale of husbands, wives, and a nation torn apart. Fervent abolitionism rules the day in 1862 Water’s Ford, Pennsylvania. So when the local men answer Mr. Lincoln’s call to arms, wives are left behind to keep the town functioning. Fortunately, the ladies of Elm Creek Valley have an ingenious plan.
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More social history than quilting
Men and Women of the Civil War Era
Family, Roles, Fortitude
Gerda speaking with the postmaster and realizing that he, too, has a family.
The homecoming of Charlotte and the boys
The scene where Charlotte and Gerda shared their grief, believing that Jonathan was lost.
I enjoy Jennifer's historical base in all of her Elm Creek novels, but was looking for more information on the quilt itself ... the variety of patterns was mentioned but without detail, and the woman who chose the patterns had a very small role.