After narrowly escaping death, newspaper journalist Kendra Taylor retreats to a cabin nestled in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley to heal and sort out her feelings about her troubled marriage. The land was bequeathed to her husband by a maternal grandmother he never knew, and the cabin has been abandoned for years. As she is welcomed into the rural community of Toms Brook, Kendra becomes curious about an heirloom lover's knot quilt, which is another piece of Isaac's unexplored past. The unusual quilt clearly has a story to tell, and Kendra is convinced that helping her husband connect with his roots might help him reconnect with her, as well. At first Isaac's reluctant visits to the cabin only underscore the difficulties in their marriage. But as circumstances force them to piece together a new relationship, Isaac discovers that the history of a family he's never known might hold the key to his future. As a passionate story of strength, loss and desperation unfolds, the secrets of two quilts are revealed and the threads of an unraveling marriage are secured. In the rich, evocative prose that earned high praise for Wedding Ring and Endless Chain, Emilie Richards crafts the third tale in the Shenandoah Album series, resonant with the power of love and family ties.
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|Grouping Title||lover s knot|
|Grouping Author||richards emilie|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-07-18 22:57:00PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-07-18 23:42:37PM|
|author||Richards, Emilie, 1948-|
|available_at_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|collection_catalog||Fiction, Large Print|
|detailed_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike - Adult Large Print, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
In the rich, evocative prose that earned high praise for WEDDING RING and ENDLESS CHAIN, Emilie Richards crafts the third tale in the Shenandoah Album series, resonant with the power of love and family ties
Confused about her troubled marriage, Kendra Taylor needs time to sort out her feelings. Retreating to an abandoned cabin left to her husband, Isaac, by the maternal grandmother he never knew, she is quickly welcomed into the rural community of Toms Brook. She soon becomes curious about a beautiful heirloom quilt and the past Isaac has always refused to explore. The unusual quilt clearly has a story to tell, and Kendra hopes that helping her husband connect with his roots may also help him reconnect with her.
At first Isaac's reluctant visits to the cabin only underscore the difficulties in their marriage. But as circumstances force them to piece together a new relationship, Isaac discovers that the history of a family he never knew may hold the key to his future.
As a passionate story of strength, loss and desperation unfolds, the secrets of the quilt are revealed and the threads of an unraveling marriage are secured.
|format_catalog||Book, Large Print, eBook|
|isbn||9780778323228, 9780778324669, 9780786291229, 9781460313183|
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|itype_catalog||, Book, Large Print Book|
|local_callnumber_catalog||Fiction Richard, Fiction Richards Large Type|
|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000267085|Book|Books||English|Mira,|c2006.|541 p. ; 24 cm., ils:CARL0000280114|Large Print|Books||English|Thorndike Press,|2006.|747 p. ; 23 cm., overdrive:905211f2-1386-47f7-bfb8-7939b3292514|eBook|eBook||English|MIRA|2013||
|series||Shenandoah Album novels|
|series_with_volume||Shenandoah Album novels|3|
|subject_facet||Families -- Fiction, Large type books, Love stories, American, Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- Fiction, Vacation homes -- Fiction|
|title_full||Lover's Knot, Lover's knot / Emilie Richards, Lover's knot [text (large print)] / by Emilie Richards|
|topic_facet||Families, Fiction, Large type books, Love stories, American, Romance, Vacation homes|