An Elm Creek Quilts Companion: New Fiction, Traditions, Quilts, and Favorite Moments from the Beloved Series
A beautiful keepsake volume to accompany the beloved New York Times bestselling series
Over the course of the bestselling Elm Creek Quilts series, readers have expressed a longing to visit Elm Creek Manor, meet the quilters themselves, and admire their beautiful creations. Jennifer Chiaverini’s An Elm Creek Quilts Companion is the next best thing to a guided tour. Inside, readers will discover a treasure trove of delights, including the Bergstrom family tree, character biographies, quilt block illustrations, full-color photographs of quilts featured in the novels, and “Behind the Scenes at Elm Creek Quilt Camp,” an exclusive short story inspired by questions from real readers. No Elm Creek Quilts fan will want to be without this indispensable guide to the cherished series.
Introduction: A Journey Through the World of Elm Creek Quilts — Jennifer Chiaverini’s account of the creation of the Elm Creek Quilts series.
The Elm Creek Quilts Library — Synopses of the twenty Elm Creek Quilts novels and the six Elm Creek Quilts pattern books.
Timeline — Significant events in the history of Elm Creek Quilts, the Elm Creek Valley, and the Bergstrom family.
Residents and Visitors — The characters who inhabit the world of Elm Creek Quilts.
Bergstrom Family Tree — The family of Sylvia Bergstrom Compson.
Places — Important locations in the Elm Creek Quilts stories.
Elm Creek Manor — An updated floor plan of the historic home of the Bergstrom family and Elm Creek Quilt Camp.
Artifacts, Souvenirs, and Associations — Various quilts, groups, and other things featured in the Elm Creek Quilts series.
Quilt Blocks — Illustrations of every quilt block mentioned in all twenty of the Elm Creek Quilts novels.
A Stitch in Time: Behind the Scenes at Elm Creek Quilt Camp — A new short story by Jennifer Chiaverini, inspired by readers’ questions for Sarah, Sylvia, and the other Elm Creek Quilters.
Plus a full-color gallery of photographs of quilts from the Elm Creek Quilts novels and pattern books!