Remembering Adelia

Remembering Adelia

Remembering Adelia

Meet Adelia, a 19-year-old woman living in northern Illinois on the cusp of the Civil War. Her real-life diary entries record the details of daily life while war advances in the background. Her journal illustrates how central sewing and quilting were in a woman's life during the nineteenth century. Includes period photos and 14 projects featuring nineteenth-century reproduction fabrics.

The Secret of the Island Treasure

The Secret of the Island Treasure

The Secret of the Island Treasure

Revisiting the site of their first case for what is supposed to be a vacation treasure hunt, the Hardy boys soon discover that the buried chest is bringing out the pirate in someone.

The Civil War Sewing Circle

The Civil War Sewing Circle

The Civil War Sewing Circle

Kathleen Tracy, popular author of Prairie Children and Their Quilts and Remembering Adelia, has outdone herself with this combination of lovely projects and fascinating historical tidbits. Patterned after quilts made during the Civil War era, this collection is ideal for nineteenth-century reproduction fabrics. Choose from 16 easy projects, including large and small quilts, plus a pincushion, sewing box, and needle case Learn how women's efforts during the Civil War era led to increased civil and political involvement among women See historical photos and read eloquent excerpts from letters written to and from soldiers during the Civil War

Remembering the Past

Remembering the Past

Remembering the Past

Among other things, this volume includes town plat maps (1840s-1996), cemetery lists & family histories.

The Moon and the Thorn

The Moon and the Thorn

The Moon and the Thorn

After thirty years in Paris with a man who could never marry her, a woman returns to her American home town, unprepared for her family's complete rejection of her.

Where the Heart Is

Where the Heart Is

Where the Heart Is

Where The Heart Is by Patricia Keelyn released on Dec 23, 1994 is available now for purchase.