The Persian pickle club

by Sandra Dallas

Publisher: St. Martin"s Griffin in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • Kansas

Subjects:

  • Women -- Kansas -- Fiction,
  • City and town life -- Fiction,
  • Depressions -- Fiction,
  • Clubs -- Fiction,
  • Kansas -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Statementby Sandra Dallas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3554.A434 P47 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL982009M
ISBN 100312147015
LC Control Number96019626

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  Please comment and let Quilters' Book Club members know which block/blocks you've decided to make to go with our February book, The Persian Pickle Club. Also, let us know what project you're planning to do. Are you going to make a sampler quilt with one block to go with each book, or do you have a different project in mind?   Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. It is the s, and hard times have hit Harveyville, Kansas, where the crops are burning up, and 5/5(1).   The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas,"I defy you to figure out who did it before the last page." This homey and warm Depression-era mystery Opinion, news, and lists from the book people at Booklist, Book Links, and Booklist Online. Great book. This tells the story of a quilting group, the Persian Pickles, of 's era farm women. they are close and their friendship bonds are strong. A new member, Rita, marries into the Ritter family and is accepted into the Persian Pickles/5(39).

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As "the Pickles" teach Rita about quilting, she also learns about the families and life on the farm. To support a home for unwed mothers, the women make and quilt a Celebrity Quilt, with signatures of famous people. When the Persian Pickle Club auctions off the quilt, The Persian pickle club book gets the story published in the Topeka newspaper/5().

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When a new member of the club stirs up a dark secret, the women must band together to support and protect one Author: Sandra Dallas. The author of Buster Midnight's Cafe () spins a tale of pioneer justice and impenetrable loyalty among farmwives in Depression-era Kansas: a down-to-earth, genuine, and, alas, dull second novel.

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She’d learned all about setting hens that very morning after she’d gone out to the henhouse to gather eggs. The banding together of the women of the the Persian Pickle Club, whose name is derived from the local nickname for a particular quilting fabric, in support of Rita during and after the loss of her baby is but one example of how the bonds of friendship between the members of the club provide strength and support during times of crisis.

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The teaser almost made me cry. It captures the feeling of the book, from the Kansas country roads to the parched earth of the Great Depression to the bright quilt flapping on a clothesline.

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Sandra Dallas is the author of seven novels, including The Persian Pickle Club and New is a former Denver bureau chief for BusinessWeek magazine and lives in Denver, Colorado. A truly serendipitous find. Initially attracted by the book's title, I could not tear myself away until I had finished reading it.

I often think that the best books are those that transcend/defy genre classification, and 'The Persian Pickle Club'certainly does this, with its assorted elements of fictional slice-of-life tale, mystery, comedy, tragedy, and philosophical questioning of the 5/5(6).

The Persian Pickle Club Summary. This is the story of a group of friends in Depression-era Kansas tied together by shared interests in quilting, conversation, good food, and keeping secrets.

Book Reviews Out of [a] rather threadbare plot, Sandra Dallas manages to assemble a colorful exploration of Depression-era Kansas and the meaning of friendship. [T]he members of the Persian Pickle Club turn out to be an engaging bunch, especially given Ms.

Dallas's knack for capturing the quirky details of their lives. New York Times Book Review. The Persian Pickle Club (Book): Dallas, Sandra: Baker & TaylorWhen a group of rural s Kansas women, who gather each week to gossip and quilt, gains a new friend from the city who uncovers a long-kept secret about one of the members' husbands, the group bands together to support and protect one another.

an PalgraveIt is the s, and hard times have hit. The Persian Pickle Club (Book): Dallas, Sandra: A ladies' quilting club in Kansas is invaded by a new member with ambitions. She is Rita, a big city girl who wants to be a journalist. When a member's husband is murdered and Rita begins probing, the group must band together to keep safe the club.

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With the gain of a new member, the Pickles face the revelation of a long-kept secret.3/5(5). It is the s, and hard times have hit Harveyville, Kansas, where the crops are burning up, and there's not a job to be found.

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For Queenie Bean, a young farm wife, a highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club, a group of local ladies dedicated to improving their minds, exchanging gossip, and putting their quilting.

The Persian Pickle Club (Book): Dallas, Sandra: A ladies' quilting club in Kansas is invaded by a new member with ambitions. She is Rita, a big city girl who wants to be a journalist. When a member's husband is murdered and Rita begins probing, the group must band to keep safe the club's secrets. The Persian Pickle Club (Book): Dallas, Sandra: Baker & TaylorIn s Harveyvile, Kansas, Rita Ritter, a recent arrival, is invited to join the Persian Pickle Club, but her interest in journalism brings her dangerously close to a secret the club has sworn to keepBlackwell North AmerThe author of the highly praised Buster Midnight's Cafe returns with a magical new novel about the ties that.

It is the s, and hard times have hit Harveyville, Kansas, where the crops are burning up, and there's not a job to be found. For Queenie Bean, a young farm wife, a highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club, a group of local ladies dedicated to improving their minds, exchanging gossip, and putting their quilting skills to good use.

The Persian Pickle Club was the first book I read by Sandra Dallas & I was instantly hooked. This (or any book by Sandra Dallas) is a quick and comfortable read.

I love how she weaves small, day to day, things from the time setting into her work. There are some really great references to the Depression in PPC and how it affected everyday people. The Persian Pickle Club - Sandra Dallas Summary: It is the 's and hard times have hit Harveyville, Kansas, where the crops are burning up, and there's not a job to be found.

For Queenie Bean, a young farm wife, a highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club, a group of local ladies dedicated to improving their minds.

For Queenie Bean, a young farm wife, a highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club, a group of local ladies dedicated to improving their minds, exchanging gossip, and putting their quilting skills to good use. When a new member of the club stirs up a dark secret, the women must band together to support and protect one Author: Sandra Dallas.

Persian pickle club review. I love this book. I love the way Sandra Dallas writes. I also love quilting, and I think it is wonderful how the author uses quilting to compare to life.

I bought this book because I read it for a book club. I've read it twice now. I love her other books, too/5(10). Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Persian Pickle Club at. It is Harveyville, Kansas in the s, where the crops are shrivelling and there are no jobs.

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I was expecting a nice cozy story about a group of women who made quilts together. I was surprised that the book took off in an unexpected direction and had a mystery at the base of the story. The book takes place during the great Depression of the 's/5().