The Lost Quilter

The Lost Quilter

Audiobook CD - 2009
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The Lost Quilter
Publisher: [Prince Frederick, MD] : Recorded Books, p2009.
ISBN: 9781436198714
1436198712
Branch Call Number: AUDIOBK CD CHIAVERI
Characteristics: 9 audio discs (10 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Moore, Christina

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JCLJoyceM Sep 12, 2017

“The Lost Quilter” immerses you in the daily trials and fears of slaves. The master rejects his slave’s choice of a name for her newborn, making his own selection. The separation of husbands, wives and children also occurs at the master’s whim. The slaveowners’ perceptions of the concerns of their slaves are quite different from reality.
The series continues the story of Joanna, the runaway slave aided by the Elm Creek families in “The Union Quilters.” I was glad to have read the Union Quilters first (#17 in the series) and to have already learned about Joanna’s time as a runaway. The Lost Quilter (#14) gives the details of her life before and after recapture
The story begins and ends with the descendants of those who aided Joanna searching for details of the woman. It helped that I already knew who the woman was whose saved letters they were reading.

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terryhardin1
Apr 05, 2015

Excellent book and beautifully narrated!!! Historical fiction based on many real characters. Hope filled - truly a wonderful ending!!

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JWCleary
Mar 27, 2011

This was the best stories (so far) of her Elm Creek Quilterr series. A great story, good history.

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