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Alice"s tulips

by Sandra Dallas

  • 106 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa
    • Subjects:
    • Military spouses -- Fiction,
    • Young women -- Fiction,
    • Farm life -- Fiction,
    • Quilting -- Fiction,
    • Quilts -- Fiction,
    • Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSandra Dallas.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.A434 A79 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination246 p. ;
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6782501M
      ISBN 100312203594
      LC Control Number00031728
      OCLC/WorldCa44046736

      Alice’s Tulips by Sandra Dallas. Novel, young adult fiction. Audience: Short chapters and fairly simple syntax make this book very accessible for most any reader; I would suggest this book to audiences of women interested in life in small-town America during the Civil War era.   Alice's Tulips (eBook): Dallas, Sandra: Alice Bullock is a young newlywed whose husband, Charlie, has just joined the Union Army, leaving her on his Iowa farm with only his formidable mother for company. Equally talented at sewing and gossip, and not overly fond of hard work, Alice writes lively letters to her sister filled with accounts of local quilting bees, the .

      Get this from a library! Alice's tulips. [Sandra Dallas] -- While her husband is off fighting in the Union Army, Alice pursues her talents of sewing and gossip. But when she finds herself accused of murder, she discovers her own hidden strengths and finds. Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Alice's Tulips () by Dallas, Sandra/5(K).

      Editions for Alice's Tulips: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Hardcover published in ), (ebook publ.   For the month of May, the Quilters' Book Club is reading and discussing Alice's Tulips by Sandra Dallas. We'd love to have you join us! Check out the book from your local library and begin reading! The story takes place in Slatyfork, Iowa during the Civil War. Times were hard for the women who were left behind to keep the home fires burning.


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Alice's Tulips is the story of two sisters during the American Civil War. The book is told through a series of letters, mostly from Alice. She talks about the pain of having her new husband go off to the war and then the terrible experince of lossing their baby while he is gone/5().

Alice's Tulips is another fine Sandra Dallas book. The plot is simplistic: women on their own, trying to farm and survive during the war between the states. Both there is nothing simplistic about the hardships that Alice and her mother-in-law faced.

The two plucky women made their way and found room for others/5. Rich in details of quilting, Civil War-era America, and the realities of a woman's life in the nineteenth century, Alice's Tulips is Sandra Dallas at her best, a dramatic and heartwarming tale of friendship, adversity, and triumph/5(41).

Alice's Tulips is the story of two sisters during the American Civil War. The book is told through a series of letters, mostly from Alice. She talks about the pain of having her new husband go off to the war and then the terrible experince of lossing their baby while he is gone/5(90).

Published by User, 17 years ago. Alice's Tulips was not the first book I've read by Sandra Dallas, but it is definitely my favorite. The book is a series of letters, most of them from one sister to Alices tulips book, who are separated when the younger sister marries and moves to Alices tulips book isolated farm in Iowa.5/5(5).

Alice Bullock is a young newlywed whose husband, Charlie, has just joined the Union Army, leaving her on his Iowa farm with only his formidable mother for company.

Alice writes lively letters to her sister filled with accounts of local quilting bees, the rigors of farm life, and the customs of small-town America. But no town is too small for intrigue and treachery, and when Alice finds herself accused of murder, she discovers her own hidden strengths.

Rich in details of quilting, Civil War-era America, and the realities of a woman’s life in the nineteenth century, Alice’s Tulips is Sandra Dallas at her best. AVAILABLE FROM. The book is comprised of the letters Alice writes to her sister over a period of three years to relieve her frustrations and to offer advice on fashion, love, and society.

Alice is an outstanding quilter and each chapter is prefaced with a paragraph of information on quilting details/5(63). Alice's Tulips is the story of two sisters during the American Civil War.

The book is told through a series of letters, mostly from Alice. She talks about the pain of having her new husband go off to the war and then the terrible experince of lossing their baby while he is gone/5(62).

About the book: An evocation of the day-to-day life of women in the Civil War era follows Alice, whose husband has left their Iowa farm for the war, as she copes with the farm and lives normally, until suddenly being accused of murder/5(K).

From Dallas (The Persian Pickle Club,etc.), a transparently homespun tale of pioneering women facing tough challenges when their men go off to fight for the Union. The story, which awkwardly mixes period settings with contemporary politics, is told in the form of letters from Alice Bullock to married sister Lizzie in Illinois.

Rich in details of quilting, Civil War-era America, and the realities of a woman's life in the nineteenth century, Alice's Tulips is Sandra Dallas at her best, a dramatic and heartwarming tale of friendship, adversity, and triumph. Alice's Tulips is the story of two sisters during the American Civil War.

The book is told through a series of letters, mostly from Alice. She talks about the pain of having her new husband go off to the war and then the terrible experince of lossing their baby while he is gone/5(4).

Alice writes lively letters to her sister filled with accounts of local quilting bees, the rigors of farm life, and the customs of small-town America. But no town is too small for intrigue and treachery, and when Alice finds herself accused of murder, she discovers her own hidden strengths/5(2).

The best-selling author of Alice’s Tulips and other popular novels, Sandra Dallas exhibits a well-honed talent for evoking the past. In The Persian Pickle Club, Dallas transports listeners to s Kansas, where a club of quilters welcomes a new member—and then must turn to each other for support when a startling secret comes to light.

Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp.

Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. ALICE'S TULIPS: A NOVEL By Sandra Dallas - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. New York: St. Martin's Press, October First Edition. Cloth. SIGNED Presentation Copy by the Author with a tulip sketch on the chapter half title, 8vo, ivory cloth, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket of a quilt with picture of a country shack, x + pages.

Very Fine / Very Fine. Item # ISBN: Fourth novel by the acclaimed author. Rich in details of quilting, Civil War-era America, and the realities of life in the 19th century, "Alice's Tulips" is the triumphant story of one woman's survival during a time of murder, intrigue, and treachery.

All from $ New from $ Used from $ Alice’s Tulips by Sandra Dallas is an epistolary novel set during the American Civil War. Alice is a young bride, who at age 16 is vain, flighty, boastful and ignorant in the ways of the world, but after her husband Charlie leaves to be a soldier, she and her Mother-in-law have the running of the farm to attend to/5(18).

Alice’s Tulips. Written by Sandra Dallas Review by Marcia K. Matthews “A yellow tulip is like sunshine,” Alice tells her mother-in-law. “Yellow is for joy and gladness and friendship.” Mother Bullock has come to depend on Alice now that her son Charlie has gone to fight for the Union.

Alice's Tulips is the story of two sisters during the American Civil War. The book is told through a series of letters, mostly from Alice. She talks about the pain of having her new husband go off to the war and then the terrible experince of lossing their baby while he is gone.Publisher Description Best-selling author Sandra Dallas has won rave reviews for this tale set during the Civil War.

When Alice Bullock's husband joins the Union Army, the young quilting enthusiast is left to deal with an Iowa farm and an imposing mother-in-law. And then her life turns upside down when she's accused of murder.Buy a cheap copy of Alices Tulips by Sandra Dallas - A gently used book at a great low price.

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