How to Make an American Quilt Author:Whitney Otto Inventive and haunting, How to Make an American Quilt powerfully captures the rites of passage in women's lives. The art of quiltmaking becomes a metaphor for the realities of being a woman in America as the unforgettable stories of seven members of a contemporary California quilting group unfold. And as we come to understand the beauty and&... more »nbsp;complexity of the quilting process -- to see its evolution in our country's history -- we come to intimately know the history of these women as well.« less
I have been wanting to read this book for quite a while. i was a little disappointed in the structure of it. It is not that big of a book but took me some time to get into it and keep everybody straight.