Jennifer Chiaverini
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Jennifer Chiaverini

Jennifer Chiaverini is the New York Times bestselling author of FATES AND TRAITORS, MRS. LINCOLN'S DRESSMAKER, MRS. LINCOLN'S RIVAL, THE SPYMISTRESS, MRS. GRANT AND MADAME JULE, and other acclaimed historical novels. She also wrote the beloved Elm Creek Quilts series, as well as six collections of quilt patterns inspired by her books. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Chicago, she lives with her husband and two sons in Madison, Wisconsin. About her historical fiction, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel writes, "In addition to simply being fascinating stories, these novels go a long way in capturing the texture of life for women, rich and poor, black and white, in those perilous years."

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    • Christmas Bells

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119

    In 1860 the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow family celebrated Christmas at Craigie House, their home in Cambridge, Massachusetts....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I had a hard time following the story line

    • By ypsiabby on 05-27-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,361
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,209
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,214

    In Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, novelist Jennifer Chiaverini presents a stunning account of the friendship that blossomed between Mary Todd Lincoln and her seamstress, Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Keckley....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Re-Imagining of Mrs. Keckley's Life

    • By Melissa on 03-04-13

    Regular price: $29.36

    • Enchantress of Numbers

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Virginia Leishman
    • Length: 20 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 111

    The only legitimate child of Lord Byron, the most brilliant, revered, and scandalous of the Romantic poets, Ada was destined for fame long before her birth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Numbers can be poetry.

    • By Joyce Heffernan on 03-19-18

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Quilter's Holiday

    • Elm Creek Quilts, Book 15
    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131

    The Elm Creek Quilters are home for the holidays in this heartwarming Christmas story from New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Friends

    • By ninna on 07-17-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 15 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 396
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 356
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 359

    In 1844, Missouri belle Julia Dent met dazzling horseman Lieutenant Ulysses S Grant. Four years passed before their parents permitted them to wed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stellar

    • By Connie on 06-10-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Christmas Quilt

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 271
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197

    It has been more than 50 years since master quilter Silvia Compson decked the halls of Elm Creek Manor....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An original holiday story with meaty content

    • By L. Tidwell on 11-29-11

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The New Year's Quilt

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 212
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147

    Silvia Bergstrom Compson and Andrew Cooper are now married, but Andrew's daughter Amy has withheld her blessing....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great to listen while sewing

    • By Wendy on 02-19-10

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Master Quilter

    • Elm Creek Quilts, Book 6
    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 208
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 184

    Master quilter Sylvia Compson, the sage voice guiding the Elm Creek Quilters, is getting married. The occasion should be festive, but things turn sour....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Love the series, but this has too many repeats

    • By Mary C on 11-16-14

    Regular price: $25.86

    • Sonoma Rose

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132

    Here, listeners meet Rosa Diaz Barclay, a woman fighting for her family’s survival in Prohibition-era Southern California.....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • What happened to the language?

    • By Janine on 09-10-12

    Regular price: $29.36

    • The Wedding Quilt

    • By: Jennifer Chiaverini
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 10 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149

    Author Jennifer Chiaverini’s beloved, heartwarming series continues with this celebration of family and friendship....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Elm Creek 25 Years Later

    • By Sandy Weaver on 12-11-11

    Regular price: $25.86

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