When you mention quilts to non-quilters, many think of chintz and florals, pastel ducks and alphabet blocks. It's true that many quilts are like that, in novels as well as in junk shops and craft shows.
However, some novels use quilts in a much darker, more robust way, the writers ...
Tracy Chevalier and Shelley Emling discusses the life and pioneering work of Mary Anning, a world-renowned paleontologist whose finds helped lay the groundwork for Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution. Tracy Chevalier’s new novel Remarkable Creatures, is a fictionalized version of Mary Anning's life story. Shelley Emling’s book The ...
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