The Patchwork BrideBook - 2018
Ellen is putting the finishing touches on a wedding quilt made from scraps of old dresses when the bride-to-béђإher granddaughter Junéђإunexpectedly arrives and announces shéђةs calling off the marriage. With the tending of Junéђةs uncertain heart in mind, Ellen tells her the story of Nell, a Kansas-born woman who goes to the High Plains of New Mexico Territory in 1898 in search of a husband. Working as a biscuit-shooter, Nell falls for a cowboy named Buddy. She sees a future together, but she cańђةt help wondering if his feelings for her are true. When Buddy breaks her heart, she runs away. In her search for a soul mate, Nell will run away from marriage twice more before finding the love of her life. It́ђةs a tale filled with excitement, heartbreak, disappointment, and self-discoverýђإas well as with hard-earned life lessons about love. Another stunning, emotional novel from a master storyteller.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION DALLAS 2018
Characteristics: pages cm