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The Persian pickle club

by Sandra Dallas

  • 76 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

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

    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

      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. For Queenie Bean, the highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club, a group of ladies dedicated to improving their minds. Then along comes Rita, newly-wed and decidedly glamorous.5/5(3).


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The Persian pickle club by Sandra Dallas Download PDF EPUB FB2

As "the Pickles" teach The Persian pickle club book 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, Rita gets the story published in the Topeka newspaper/5().

Queenie is a member of the Persian Pickle club--a quilting club of ladies in rural Kansas I think around the s. The group is composed of opinionated, diverse personali Love, love this book.

I have rarely seen characters so flawed, true and dang funny/5. 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. 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.

``Persian pickle,'' the Kansas term for paisley, has lent its name to the decades-old Harveyville quilting club in recognition of founding member Ceres Root's old habitparceling out bits of her Author: Sandra Dallas.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Persian Pickle Club/5(). In her magical, memorable novel, Sandra Dallas explores the ties of loyalty and friendship that unite the women in a quilting circle in Depression-era KansasIt 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 /5(32). Find books like The Persian Pickle Club from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked The Persian Pickle Club also liked: Th. The Persian Pickle Club The first time she saw the members of the Persian Pickle Club, Rita told me after I got to know her, she thought we looked just like a bunch of setting hens.

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.

I saw the opening of The Persian Pickle Club film. So what if it was only a minute or two and the movie has yet to be made. 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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Martin's Press pp. ISBN 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. 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.

For Queenie, the highlight of each week is the gathering of the Persian Pickle Club -- named after a cloth pattern -- a group of women edicated to mproving their minds, exchanging gossip, and sticking their skills to use.

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.

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 : St. Martin''s Publishing Group. The Persian Pickle Club Film.

9, likes 2 talking about this. "The Persian Pickle Club" is being made into a major motion picture based on the novel by New York Times bestselling author Sandra.

The Persian Pickle Club (Book): Dallas, Sandra: 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.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.