Father's Quilt Author:Edward West Book Description: — Sarah Parker is a fourteen year old girl growing up on a small farm in upstate New York during the mid 1800?s. Her life takes a tragic turn after her father is killed during the Civil War. Sarah makes a quilt out her father's clothing to help keep his memory alive and to help her get through this difficult time period. Sarah s... more »oon learns that a quilt can be much more than simply pieces of fabric sewn together and can in fact possibly have a life of its own. Her quilt becomes a companion to her as she grows up and experiences the turmoil and the happy times of her life.
Father?s Quilt is a delightful woman?s fiction story that takes the reader to quilting bees, small town fairs, barn dances and life in the late 1800?s as seen through the eyes of a teenage girl and her mother. Father?s Quilt allows you to experience small town Americana at its finest. If you enjoy surprises, a story with twists and turns and reading how women can triumph over difficult times, you will enjoy Father?s Quilt.« less