WorldCat Identities

Moore, Christina

Overview
Works: 40 works in 223 publications in 1 language and 15,976 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Christmas stories  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3553.H473, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christina Moore
The lost quilter by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master quilter Sylvia Compson discovers a stash of letters in the attic of Elm Creek Manor and traces a tale back to 1859. An escaped slave, Joanna, spent a brief period at Elm Creek Farm until she was captured and returned to bondage, leaving her son in the care of the Bergstrom family. If Sylvia is to determine the fate of Joanna and her son, she must rely on one important clue: the meticulous heirloom quilt Joanna stitched and left behind
The winding ways quilt an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy prepares for a new job in Philadelphia, while Summer heads to graduate school in Chicago. Bonnie wonders whether she should rebuild her quilt shop, while Sarah learns she's going to have twins. And adding some intrigue, Gwen tries to determine the creator of a quilt found in a church basement
The sugar camp quilt an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the nation moves toward civil war, one resident of Creek's Crossing, Pennsylvania has her life 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
The Union quilters by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fervent abolitionism rules the day in 1862 Water's Ford, Pennsylvania. So when the local men answer Mr. Lincoln's call to arms, wives are left behind to keep the town functioning. Fortunately, the ladies of Elm Creek Valley have an ingenious plan
The aloha quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonnie's quilting shop goes out of business just as her divorce approaches. But Bonnie gets a chance to escape when her old friend Claire invites her to Hawaii to help launch a new quilter's retreat at a charming bed and breakfast
The quilter's homecoming an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1924. Elizabeth loves Elm Creek, but she's also dreamed of traveling the world. When her beloved Henry finally professes his love, he asks her to leave with him and move to a California ranch. Elizabeth must decide whether she can really leave her home behind forever. She may dream of travel, but she always envisioned herself ending up at Elm Creek
McKettrick's pride by Linda Lael Miller( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rance McKettrick is determined to make a fresh start with his two young daughters, leaving his heartbreaking loss and family's successful corporation behind, but his attraction to Echo Wells puts both their hearts on the line
The wedding quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the wedding day of Sarah McClure's daughter Caroline approaches, Sarah's thoughts are filled with brides of Elm Creek Manor past and present. A wedding quilt is a powerful metaphor, and Sarah is determined that the blocks in her daughter's quilt will display a vivid pastiche of love in all its varieties
Sonoma Rose by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling with a meager existence on a Prohibition-era farm in Southern California and devastated by the losses of four of her children to a wasting disease, Rosa flees with her surviving children after a shattering act of violence
Circle of quilters an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two members decide to leave the fold, the Elm Creek Quilters must buckle down and choose a new pair. Excitement over the open slots is palpable. The top candidates include history lover Maggie, chef Anna, the groundbreaking Russ, the deeply gifted Karen, and the soulful Grethcen. Under the guidanceof the master Sylvia Compson, the quilters deliberate, knowing full well their decisions will have a profound impact on their legacy
The giving quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The giving quilt' chronicles the week after Thanksgiving-- Quiltsgiving-- as residents of Elm Creek Manor find creative ways to answer the questions, 'Why do you give?'" -- from publisher's web site
The New Year's quilt an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvia Bergstrom Compson and Andrew Cooper are now married, but Andrew's daughter Amy has withheld her blessing. Hoping to win Amy over, Silvia journeys to Amy's home, bringing along a quilt that expresses the holiday traditions of Elm Creek Manor
The lightkeeper's daughter a Mercy Falls novel by Colleen Coble( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Russell, a telephone operator overhears a chilling exchange between her friend Eliza and a familiar male voice. When her friend disappears, she forms an alliance with Will Jasperson, the new lighthouse keeper to help find Eliza
Cast a road before me by Brandilyn Collins( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since her beloved mother's death, Jessie has lived with her aunt and uncle in Bradleyville, Kentucky. Now home for the summer after graduating from college, she plans to move to Cincinnati in the fall for a job in social work. But when a local pastor encourages her to examine her faith, and she meets handsome bachelor Lee Harding, Jessie's plan are no longer so clear."--Container
Mrs. Lincoln's rival by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a devout but ambitious lawyer. Her father, Salmon P. Chase, rose to prominence in the antebellum years and was appointed secretary of the treasury in Abraham Lincoln' s cabinet, while aspiring to even greater heights. Beautiful, intelligent, regal, and entrancing, young Kate Chase stepped into the role of establishing her thrice-widowed father in Washington society and as a future presidential candidate. Her efforts were successful enough that The Washington Star declared her " the most brilliant woman of her day. None outshone her." None, that is, but Mary Todd Lincoln. Though Mrs. Lincoln and her young rival held much in common--political acumen, love of country, and a resolute determination to help the men they loved achieve greatness--they could never be friends, for the success of one could come only at the expense of the other. When Kate Chase married William Sprague, the wealthy young governor of Rhode Island, it was widely regarded as the pinnacle of Washington society weddings. President Lincoln was in attendance. The First Lady was not
The quilter's apprentice by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a landscape designer in Pennsylvania obtains a job doing housework for an old woman who quilts, and in the process learns to quilt herself. As the two quilt, the old one recounts her family's tragic story
The master quilter by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Elm Creek Quilters join to make a quilt for Sylvia Compson as a wedding gift
The Christmas quilt an Elm Creek quilts novel by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been more than 50 years since master quilter Silvia Compson decked the halls of Elm Creek Manor, and with all her family gone, she intends to observe a quiet Christmas. But her young quilting partner Sarah McClure has other ideas
The quilter's legacy [an Elm Creek Quilts novel] by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930, when Sylvia Bergstrom Compson was only a child, her mother passed away. Decades later, when several of her mother's heirloom quilts vanish, Sylvia resolves to find them. Traveling far and wide, scouring antique shops and museums, she uncovers the surprising truth about her mother's romantic and ultimately tragic life
Mrs. Lincoln's dressmaker : [a novel] by Jennifer Chiaverini( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New York Times best-selling author Jennifer Chiaverini has a gift for transporting listeners into the past for riveting explorations of how seemingly ordinary women overcome extraordinary circumstances. In this departure from her beloved Elm Creek Quilts series, Chiaverini weaves a historical fiction tale profiling the life of Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley, a former slave who would become a dressmaker for Mary Todd Lincoln. A character largely forgotten to history, Keckley blossoms under Chiaverini's masterful writing"--Publisher's web site
 
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The sugar camp quilt an Elm Creek quilts novelThe quilter's homecoming an Elm Creek quilts novelCircle of quilters an Elm Creek quilts novelThe New Year's quilt an Elm Creek quilts novelThe quilter's apprenticeThe master quilterThe Christmas quilt an Elm Creek quilts novel