Sam Johnson and the Blue Ribbon Quilt

By Lisa Campbell Ernst; Lisa Campbell Ernst (Illustrator)
(HarperCollins, Library Binding, 9780688015176, 40pp.)

Publication Date: September 14, 1983

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Prebound

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In turn-of-the-century Rosedale, a quilting farmer is an unacceptable oddity, so Sam Johnson challenges the women in the town to a blue-ribbon quilting contest to set matters right. Ernst is "an original and beguiling author."--Publishers Weekly




About the Author

Growing up in the Midwest, Lisa Campbell Ernst enjoyed traveling with her family to the Gulf Coast and other popular vacation spots. Today she continues to appreciate the summer sand and sea when she takes her own family to the shore. Lisa Campbell Ernst has written and illustrated over twenty picture books, including Stella Louella's Runaway Book, which won the Children's Choice Award in Kansas, and the ever-popular Sam Johnson and the Blue Ribbon Quilt. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Kansas City, Missouri.

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