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Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

BOOK: Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker
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Table of Contents

Chapter One

Chapter Two

Chapter Three

Chapter Four

Chapter Five

Chapter Six

Chapter Seven

Chapter Eight

Chapter Nine

Chapter Ten

Chapter Eleven

Chapter Twelve

Chapter Thirteen

Chapter Fourteen

Chapter Fifteen

Chapter Sixteen

Chapter Seventeen

Chapter Eighteen

Negro Authors

Author’s Note

Acknowledgments

About the Author

Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker

M
rs.
L
incoln’s
D
ressmaker

a novel

JENNIFER CHIAVERINI

DUTTON

ALSO BY JENNIFER CHIAVERINI

The Giving Quilt

Sonoma Rose

The Wedding Quilt

The Union Quilters

The Aloha Quilt

A Quilter’s Holiday

The Lost Quilter

The Quilter’s Kitchen

The Winding Ways Quilt

The New Year’s Quilt

The Quilter’s Homecoming

Circle of Quilters

The Christmas Quilt

The Sugar Camp Quilt

The Master Quilter

The Quilter’s Legacy

The Runaway Quilt

The Cross-Country Quilters

Round Robin

The Quilter’s Apprentice


Elm Creek Quilts

Quilt Projects Inspired by the Elm Creek Quilts Novels


Return to Elm Creek

More Quilt Projects Inspired by the Elm Creek Quilts Novels


More Elm Creek Quilts

Inspired by the Elm Creek Quilts Novels


Sylvia’s Bridal Sampler from Elm Creek Quilts

The True Story Behind the Quilt


Traditions from Elm Creek Quilts

DUTTON

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First printing, January 2013

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Copyright © 2013 by Jennifer Chiaverini

All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced, scanned, or distributed in any
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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Mrs. Lincoln’s dressmaker : a novel / Jennifer Chiaverini.

p. cm.

ISBN: 978-1-101-60964-4

1. Keckley, Elizabeth, ca. 1818–1907–Fiction. 2. Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818–1882–Fiction.
3. Women dressmakers–Fiction. 4. Female friendship–Fiction. 5. First ladies–Fiction.
6. Historical fiction. I. Title.

PS3553.H473M77 2013

813’.54–dc23               2012036366

Printed in the United States of America

Set in ITC New Baskerville   

   Designed by Elke Sigal

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously, and any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, business establishments, events, or locales is entirely coincidental.

ALWAYS LEARNING
PEARSON

To Marty, Nicholas, and Michael,
with love and thanks

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