The Sugar Camp Quilt

The Sugar Camp Quilt

An Elm Creek Quilts Novel

Audiobook CD - 2005
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As he nation moves toward civil war, one resident of Creek's Crossing, Pennsylvania has her live irrevocably changed. Dorthea Granger is asked by her uncle--shortly before his violent death--to stitch an unusual quilt. When she learns the quilt contains hidden clues for the Underground Railroad, Dorthea makes a brave decision. she will put her own life at risk to continue the work that cost her uncle his life.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, p2005
ISBN: 9781419339004
1419339001
Characteristics: 9 sound discs (10 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Moore, Christina

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JessicaTB
Jan 12, 2018

I have to admit - I chose this title simply because I am a quilter. Surprisingly, quilts took 2nd or even 3rd chair in this storyline. I was pleasantly surprised when the underground railroad breathed to life before my eyes.

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RescueDog
Jun 10, 2017

I listened to this book. The reader is excellent. This is a good book to listen to. The plot is straight forward and not too complex to follow. There are quite a few characters in the story, but we meet them 1 or 2 at a time. I had no problem remembering who was who.

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roseog
Sep 02, 2012

This is a Fantastic story even my husband liked it and he is not a quilter....lol.
Dorothea discovers that the quilt that she made for her uncle, contains hidden clues to guide runaway slaves along the Underground Railroad.
Dorothea resolves to continue her uncles dangerous work. Armed with the Sugar Camp Quilt and its mysterious symbols, she must evade slavecatchers and outwit unscrupulous neighbors, embarking upon a heroic journey that allows her to discover her own courage & resourcefulness.

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