The Goodbye Quilt
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Published:
MIRA Books 2011
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description
Linda Davis's local fabric shop is a place where women gather to share their creations: wedding quilts, baby quilts, memorial quilts, each bound tight with dreams, hopes and yearnings.Now, as her only child readies for college, Linda is torn between excitement for Molly and heartache for herself. Who will she be when she is no longer needed in her role as mom?As mother and daughter embark on a cross-country road trip to move Molly into her dorm, Linda pieces together the scraps that make up Molly's young life--the hem of a christening gown, a snippet from a Halloween costume. And in the stitching of each bit of fabric, Linda discovers that the memories of a shared journey can come together in a way that will keep them both warm in the years to come....
Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
More Details
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Street Date:
10/25/2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781459215221
ASIN:
B005JSJYIW
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
21
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
47606c7e-b349-b805-8187-0f7eda029df2
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Jun 12, 2018 18:15:37
Date Updated:
Jun 12, 2018 18:15:37
Last Metadata Check:
Sep 15, 2019 16:17:00
Last Metadata Change:
May 25, 2019 11:15:55
Last Availability Check:
Sep 15, 2019 16:17:03
Last Availability Change:
Sep 09, 2019 09:51:21
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Sep 16, 2019 01:57:57

OverDrive Product Record

images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1071-1/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1071-1/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1071-1/18B/930/E0/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1071-1/18B/930/E0/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781459215221
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B005JSJYIW
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781459215221
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780778313229
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: SUSAN WIGGS
title
The Goodbye Quilt
dateAdded
2011-05-06T14:06:27.233-04:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=141&titleID=553720
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Sacramento Public Library (CA)
          • id: 1151
sortTitle
Goodbye Quilt
crossRefId
553720
id
18b930e0-0691-4e8d-86c0-6441cc0ac10c
starRating
3.5

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: GoodbyeQuilt9781426888823
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 351351
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781459215221
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 10/25/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: GoodbyeQuilt9781426888823
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B005JSJYIW
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 10/25/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: GoodbyeQuilt9781426888823
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781459215221
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 10/25/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: relationship
      • value: Women's Fiction
      • value: Contemporary
      • value: Family Saga
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Wiggs, Susan
      • bioText:

        Susan Wiggs is the author of many beloved bestsellers, including the popular Lakeshore Chronicles series. She has won many awards for her work, including a RITA from Romance Writers of America. Visit her website at www.SusanWiggs.com.

      • name: SUSAN WIGGS
imprint
MIRA
publishDate
2011-10-25T00:00:00-04:00
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Goodbye Quilt
fullDescription


Linda Davis's local fabric shop is a place where women gather to share their creations: wedding quilts, baby quilts, memorial quilts, each bound tight with dreams, hopes and yearnings.

Now, as her only child readies for college, Linda is torn between excitement for Molly and heartache for herself. Who will she be when she is no longer needed in her role as mom?

As mother and daughter embark on a cross-country road trip to move Molly into her dorm, Linda pieces together the scraps that make up Molly's young life--the hem of a christening gown, a snippet from a Halloween costume. And in the stitching of each bit of fabric, Linda discovers that the memories of a shared journey can come together in a way that will keep them both warm in the years to come....
reviews
      • premium: False
      • source: Jodi Picoult
      • content: "Susan Wiggs paints the detailsof human relationships with thefinesse of a master."
      • premium: False
      • source: Publishers Weekly, starred review on The Winter Lodge
      • content: "With the ease of a master, Wiggs introduces complicated, flesh-and-blood characters into her idyllic but identifiable small-town setting...."
      • premium: False
      • source: Library Journal
      • content: "Wiggs's talent is reflected in her thoroughly believable characters as well as the way she recognizes the importance of family by blood or other ties."
      • premium: False
      • source: Salem Statesman-Journal
      • content: "Wiggs is one of our best observers of stories of the heart. She knows how to capture emotion on virtually every page of every book."
      • premium: False
      • source: RT BookReviews on Summer at Willow Lake
      • content: "Wiggs' prose is both compelling and moving...Each and every character is finely detailed, and finishing the book feels like saying goodbye to dear old friends."
      • premium: False
      • source: Luanne Rice
      • content: "Just Breathe is tender and heartbreaking... It's a beautiful novel."
      • premium: False
      • source: Publishers Weekly on Just Breathe
      • content: "Wiggs takes serious situations and weaves them into an emotionally wrought story that will have readers reaching for the Kleenex one moment and snickering out loud the next."
      • premium: False
      • source: Booklist, starred review, on Table for Five
      • content: "Wiggs explores many aspects of grief, from guilt to anger to regret, imbuing her book with the classic would've/could've/should've emotions, and presenting realistic and sympathetic characters.... another excellent title to her already-outstanding body of work."
popularity
873
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BWwAAAA2I/products/18b930e0-0691-4e8d-86c0-6441cc0ac10c/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
18b930e0-0691-4e8d-86c0-6441cc0ac10c
starRating
3.6
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1071-1/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1071-1/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1071-1/18B/930/E0/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1071-1/18B/930/E0/{18B930E0-0691-4E8D-86C0-6441CC0AC10C}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fiction
      • value: Romance
publishDateText
10/25/2011
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780778313229
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription


Linda Davis's local fabric shop is a place where women gather to share their creations: wedding quilts, baby quilts, memorial quilts, each bound tight with dreams, hopes and yearnings.

Now, as her only child readies for college, Linda is torn between excitement for Molly and heartache for herself. Who will she be when she is no longer needed in her role as mom?

As mother and daughter embark on a cross-country road trip to move Molly into her dorm, Linda pieces together the scraps that make up Molly's young life--the hem of a christening gown, a snippet from a Halloween costume. And in the stitching of each bit of fabric, Linda discovers that the memories of a shared journey can come together in a way that will keep them both warm in the years to come....
sortTitle
Goodbye Quilt
crossRefId
553720
publisher
MIRA Books