CFBA Presents Pattern for Romance by Carla Gade

This week, the 

Christian Fiction Blog Alliance 

is introducing 

Pattern for Romance 

Abingdon Press (August 20, 2013) 

by 

Carla GadeABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Carla Olson Gade has been imaging stories most of her life. Her love for writing and eras gone by turned her attention to writing Inspirational Historical Romance. She is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers, American Christian Writers, and the Maine Fellowship of Christian Writers. She is represented by Chip MacGregor of MacGregor Literary.

Her publishing credits also include a variety of newspaper articles, newsletters, and web content. She also enjoys developing discipleship materials for women. She has been a book judge for the Inspirational Reader’s Choice Contest (RWA), and ACFW’s Genesis Contest.

In addition to writing, Carla is a freelance website designer and webhost and an advocate for adult literacy. An experienced event and program planner/promoter, Carla designs marketing materials for her writing group, women’s ministry, and other functions. Carla has also spoken at several women’s events and facilitated many workshops and classes through the years.

An autodidact, creative thinker, and avid reader, Carla also enjoys genealogy, web design, and photography. A native New Englander, she lives in beautiful rural Maine with her “hero” husband and two young adult sons, and a new grandson.

ABOUT THE BOOK

Honour Metcalf’s quilting needlework is admired by a wealthy customer of the Boston Mantua-maker for whom she works. In need of increasing her earnings, she agrees to create an elaborate white work bridal quilt for the dowager’. A beautiful design emerges as she carefully stitches thes niece intricate patterns and she begins to dream of fashioning a wedding quilt of her own. When Honour is falsely accused of thievery and finds herself in a perilous position, merchant tailor Joshua Sutton comes to her aid. As he risks his relationships, reputation, and livelihood to prove her innocence, the two discover a grander plan—a design for love.

 

If you would like to read the first chapter of Pattern for Romance, go HERE.

MY THOUGHTS ON THIS BOOK

Another book from Abingdon Press’ Quilts of Love Series, another very good and interesting read, I love the historical story, the characters, and the details throughout the story. Each of the stories in this series are centered around a quilt, and in this one, the quilt is an elaborate and beautiful white work bridal quilt for the dowager’. Grab a copy of this book and find out about this special quilt in CFBA Presents Pattern for Romance by Carla Gade.

I received this book from CFBA to read and review.  I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 55.

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