Elm Creek Quilts
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  • 1

    The Quilter's Apprentice: Elm Creek Quilts, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    An engaging tale full of warmth and wisdom, The Quilter’s Apprentice is the first novel in best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini’s Elm Creek Quilts series. Sarah McClure takes a job helping elderly Sylvia Compson prepare her family estate for sale. Sylvia, a master quilter, agrees to share the tricks of the trade with Sarah. As the two women grow close, Sylvia shares her family’s tragic past, compelling Sarah to look at her own life more closely.

    jenny says: "I'm hooked!"
    I'm hooked!

    Yes, it's such a fun read and enjoyable to listen to while I'm driving or working around the house....even while I'm at my sewing machine doing a bit ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 31 2012 by jenny (Fort Polk, LA, United States)
  • 2

    Round Robin: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    Popular author Jennifer Chiaverini fashions a touching story from her beloved Elm Creek Quilts series. Deciding to surprise master quilter Sylvia Compson, the quilters pass a work-in-progress from one to another. As the ladies add their personal touches, the finished piece forms a mirror of their lives.

    Rebecca says: "Climb Under The Quilt"
    Climb Under The Quilt

    I picked this title up because I'd read one of these "Quilting friends" books before and enjoyed it far more than I'd expected to given that I have no..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 13 2008 by Rebecca (brentwood, CA, United States)
  • 3

    The Cross-Country Quilters

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    In this entry from the popular series, five women meet at quilt camp and embark upon a project together. Over the next year, each woman must tackle a personal difficulty before adding her segment to their shared quilt. Despite the challenges they face, the women draw strength from their newfound sisterhood.

    Wendy says: "Thank you Jennifer"
    Thank you Jennifer

    I burned this book on to cd's-12 I think-to listen to on a long drive. I was so thrilled with the story and characters. The very beginning had me que..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 13 2009 by Wendy (Matthews, NC, United States)
  • 4

    Runaway Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    In this intriguing novel, master quilter Sylvia Compson comes across an heirloom quilt that muddles her heritage. She's always believed her ancestors were active in the Underground Railroad - but perhaps she's been mistaken.

    Glenna says: "HIstorically Enjoyable"
    HIstorically Enjoyable

    I have read several of the Elm Creek Quilters series and have enjoyed them all. I found this one particularly interesting as I am a history buff. Th..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 08 2009 by Glenna (Mill Hall, PA, USA)
  • 5

    The Quilter's Legacy: Elm Creek Quilts, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini charms her many fans with her engaging Elm Creek Quilts novels. In The Quilter’s Legacy, Sylvia Bergstrom Compson resolves to find several heirloom quilts that have vanished. Traveling far and wide, she discovers fascinating truths about her mother, who died when Sylvia was only a child.

    Katie says: "Great stories"
    Great stories

    Yes, I just love each story more than the last.

    Reviewed on February 14 2014 by Katie (Jacksonville, FL, United States)
  • 6

    Master Quilter: Elm Creek Quilts, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Master quilter Sylvia Compson, the sage voice guiding the Elm Creek Quilters, is getting married. The occasion should be festive, but things turn sour. The quilters have prospered, but now their unity is threatened. They must either iron out their differences or face a future that may not be spent together.

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  • 7

    The Sugar Camp Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    Jennifer Chiaverini's New York Times best-selling Elm Creek Quilt novels, with their irresistible blend of storytelling magic and quilting lore, have captured the hearts of countless fans. In this moving novel about morality, freedom, and the power of human courage, Chiaverini whisks listeners back to antebellum America.

    Kristin says: "A Story with Too Much"
    A Story with Too Much

    I enjoyed this story very much. This was the first Jennifer Chiaverini Quilt book that I've ever listened to or read, and probably will not be my las..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 03 2005 by Kristin (Derry, NH, USA)
  • 8

    The Christmas Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    It has been more than 50 years since master quilter Silvia Compson decked the halls of Elm Creek Manor, and with all her family gone, she intends to observe a quiet Christmas. But her young quilting partner, Sarah McClure, has other ideas.

    New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini delivers a spirited holiday yarn.

    Paula says: "Good Story"
    Good Story

    The story is good, only drawback is that it was recorded from a cassette and it states to turn the cassette over. Otherwise, good Christmas story.

    Reviewed on December 27 2007 by Paula (Newnan, GA, USA)
  • 9

    Circle of Quilters: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini has charmed countless readers with her heartwarming Elm Creek Quilts novels. Like the other delightful entries in the series, Circle of Quilters offers an engaging story, endearing characters, and fascinating bits of quilting lore.

    Cathy says: "Extremely Entertaining"
    Extremely Entertaining

    This is the second book I've listened to by Ms. Chiaverini. The first, Sugar Camp Quilt, was okay, but it is only because I'm a quilter that I decide..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 07 2006 by Cathy (Northern CA Coast)
  • 10

    The Quilter's Homecoming

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    The year is 1924. Elizabeth loves Elm Creek, but she's also dreamed of traveling the world. When her beloved Henry finally professes his love, he asks her to leave with him and move to a California ranch. Elizabeth must decide whether she can really leave her home behind forever. She may dream of travel, but she always envisioned herself ending up at Elm Creek.

    Anne says: "Enjoyable and engaging"
    Enjoyable and engaging

    Another good Elm Creek Quilt addition to this most enjoyable series. This one follows Elizabeth and her new husband from Elm Creek to California durin..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 05 2010 by Anne (Ballwin, MO, United States)
  • 11

    The New Year's Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Silvia Bergstrom Compson and Andrew Cooper are now married, but Andrew's daughter Amy has withheld her blessing. Hoping to win Amy over, Silvia journeys to Amy's home, bringing along a quilt that expresses the holiday traditions of Elm Creek Manor.

    Wendy says: "Great to listen while sewing"
    Great to listen while sewing

    I live to sew and sew to live. I love being able to listen to these wonderful stories of women lives, friendships and challenges while I'm sewing. Y..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 19 2010 by Wendy (Matthews, NC, United States)
  • 12

    The Winding Ways Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    Judy prepares for a new job in Philadelphia, while Summer heads to graduate school in Chicago. Bonnie wonders whether she should rebuild her quilt shop, while Sarah learns she's going to have twins. And adding some intrigue, Gwen tries to determine the creator of a quilt found in a church basement.

    Anne says: "It's Elm Creek Manor... 'nuff said"
    It's Elm Creek Manor... 'nuff said

    There are no surprises here; this is Chiaverini and Elm Creek Manor. If you're a fan, you know these people and this novel expands upon their adventur..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 09 2010 by Anne (Ballwin, MO, United States)
  • 13

    The Quilter's Kitchen

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    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
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  • 14

    The Lost Quilter: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Master Quilter Sylvia Bergstrom Compson treasures an antique quilt called by three names: Birds in the Air, after its pattern; the Runaway Quilt, after the woman who sewed it; and the Elm Creek Quilt, after the place to which its maker longed to return. That quilter was Joanna, a fugitive slave who traveled by the Underground Railroad to reach safe haven in 1859 at Elm Creek Farm.

    Melody says: "Not What I Expected, Much Better"
    Not What I Expected, Much Better

    I was expecting a little light reading with this one but what I got was a book that challenged my notions of what slavery actually was. I didn't want..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 03 2010 by Melody (Redford, MI, United States)
  • 15

    Quilter's Holiday: Elm Creek Quilts, Book 15

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    Master Quilter Sylvia Bergstrom Compson Cooper is eager to revive a cherished family tradition. A recent remodeling of the manor’s kitchen unearthed a cornucopia that once served as the centerpiece of the Bergstrom family’s holiday table. Into it, each Bergstrom would place an object that symbolized something he or she was especially thankful for that year. On this quilter’s holiday, Sylvia has invited her friends to continue the tradition by sewing quilt blocks that represent their thankfulness and gratitude.

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  • 16

    Aloha Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini has captivated fans around the world with her beloved Elm Creek Quilts novels, which have even spawned a line of fabrics inspired by the series. In this moving tale, Bonnie’s quilting shop goes out of business just as her divorce approaches. But Bonnie gets a chance to escape when her old friend Claire invites her to Hawaii to help launch a new quilter’s retreat at a charming bed and breakfast.

    Wendy says: "Nice history of Hawaiin quilts too"
    Nice history of Hawaiin quilts too

    I'll keep saying it. I love these stories. They are not heavy reading (listening?) by any means and that's why I love them. This one made me want t..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 19 2010 by Wendy (Matthews, NC, United States)
  • 17

    The Union Quilters: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    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.

    patrish says: "More social history than quilting"
    More social history than quilting

    I have read several of Chiaverini's Elm Creek Quilters series books, and expected this one to be similar. It wasn't. The world of the book is the Amer..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 25 2012 by patrish (Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada)
  • 18

    The Wedding Quilt

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Author Jennifer Chiaverini’s beloved, heartwarming series continues with this celebration of family and friendship. As the wedding day of Sarah McClure’s daughter Caroline approaches, Sarah’s thoughts are filled with brides of Elm Creek Manor past and present. A wedding quilt is a powerful metaphor, and Sarah is determined that the blocks in her daughter’s quilt will display a vivid pastiche of love in all its varieties.

    Sandy Weaver says: "Elm Creek 25 Years Later"
    Elm Creek 25 Years Later

    Family, Quilters, Bonding

    Reviewed on December 11 2011 by Sandy Weaver (Albuquerque, NM United States)
  • 19

    Sonoma Rose

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
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    New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini’s delightful Elm Creek Quilts series features strong women who face life head-on and chronicle their triumphs and tragedies in elaborate quilts. Here, listeners meet Rosa Diaz Barclay, a woman fighting for her family’s survival in Prohibition-era Southern California.

    Janine Campbell says: "What happened to the language?"
    What happened to the language?

    I enjoyed listening to Sonoma Rose as I have all of the Elm Creek Quilter series. It has an interesting plot line and keeps you turning the pages. How..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 10 2012 by Janine Campbell (BOYCE, VA, US)
  • 20

    The Giving Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated By Christina Moore
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Jennifer Chiaverini's Elm Creek Quilts novels are as lovingly crafted and heartwarming as the homemade quilts featured prominently in each story. The milestone 20th entry in this charming series, The Giving Quilt chronicles the week after Thanksgiving- Quiltsgiving- as residents of Elm Creek Manor find creative ways to answer the question, ''Why do you give?''

    Mary says: "The Giving Quilt - Political book vs Quilting book"
    The Giving Quilt - Political book vs Quilting book

    To say I was extremely disappointed in the latest Elm Creek quilt novel is an understatement. Had Ms. Chiaverini followed previous formats this may h..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 10 2012 by Mary (Hudson, MA, United States)