The Winding Ways Quilt, An Elm Creek Quilts Novel  -     By: Jennifer Chiaverini
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The Winding Ways Quilt, An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

Simon & Schuster / 2008 / Paperback

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Get together with the quilters of Elm Creek Manor, each skilled in their own specialty - applique, art quilts, folk art designs and quick-piece quilting. Gwen, Bonnie, Diane, and Sarah under the direction of Sylvia Compton Master Quilter are a diverse group of women who share a love of quilting, and as two new teachers join, the twists and turns of new friendships are stitched together in the newest Elm Creek novel by bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 336
Vendor: Simon & Schuster
Publication Date: 2008
ISBN: 141653315X
ISBN-13: 9781416533153
Availability: Available to ship on or about 10/15/14.
Series: Elm Creek Quilts

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Jennifer Chiaverini's bestselling Elm Creek Quilts series continues with The Winding Ways Quilt, in which the arrival of newcomers into the circle of quilters heralds unexpected journeys down pathways near and far.

Quilters have flocked to Elm Creek Manor to learn from Master Quilter Sylvia Compson and her expert colleagues. There's Sarah, Sylvia's onetime apprentice who's paired her quilting accomplishments with a mind for running the business of Elm Creek Quilts; Agnes, who has a gift for appliqué; Gwen, who stitches innovative art quilts; Diane, a whiz at the technicalities of quick-piecing; and Bonnie, with her encyclopedic knowledge of folk art patterns. But with Judy and Summer, two other founding members of the Elm Creek Quilters, departing to pursue other opportunities, will the new teachers be able to fill in the gaps created by the loss of their expertise -- and more important, their friendship?

"When I think of all the different paths I could have followed in my life, all the twists and turns that could have led me anywhere," muses incoming teacher Gretchen, "it's something of a miracle that I ended up here, surrounded by loving friends."

But what of friends departed? As Sylvia contemplates a tribute to the partnership of the Elm Creek Quilters, she is reminded of a traditional quilt pattern whose curved pieces symbolize a journey. Winding Ways, a mosaic of overlapping circles and intertwining curves, would capture the spirit of their friendship at the moment of its transformation.

Will Sylvia's choice inspire the founding members to remember that each is a unique part of a magnificent whole? Will the newcomers find ways to contribute, and to earn their place? The Winding Ways Quilt considers the complicated, often hidden meanings of presence and absence, and what change can mean for those who have come to rely upon one another.

Author Bio

Jennifer Chiaverini is the author of the New York Times bestselling Elm Creek Quilts series, five collections of quilt projects, and Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, her most recent historical novel. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Chicago, she lives with her husband and sons in Madison, Wisconsin.

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