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1 Clays Quilt By: Silas house

2 The author Clays quilt was silas house first book. Silas house is from Kentucky. He got the inspiration for Clays quilt came from his life and things around him.

3 Book Summary In his mid-20s, Clay Sizemore has lived in Appalachia his entire life and works in the coal mines at Black Banks. He is loyal to the relatives who raised him, especially Aunt Easter, his dead mother's sister. Clay is comfortable with his life but he lives with indecision and is unable to move forward with his own plans, because questions about his mother and her life plague him. Orphaned at age four, his wish is to learn the truth about the murder of his mother, Anneth.Clay Sizemore Anneth

4 characters

5 clay Clay is the main character of clays quilt. His mother, Anneth, died when clay was four. He works as a miner and spends his time listening to records.Anneth

6 cake Cake is Clays best friend. In the story you here of there childhood together because cakes mother, marguerite, and Anneth was friends.ClaymargueriteAnneth

7 Dreama Dreama is Clays cousin. She marries a man named Darry against Clays advice. She later regrets that decision when Darry later cheats on her three months after the wedding. Dreama later has a child named Tristan.ClayDarryClayDarryTristan

8 Anneth Anneth is Clays mother she died when clay was four years old. She said the reason for her free spirit is because of her Indian background. She had been married three times and her third husbands name was Glen who was very jealous of Clay.ClayGlenClay

9 Darry Darry is Dreamas husband. He cheats on Dreama three months after their wedding. He is discovered and then denies everything at first. When Tristan is born Darry is nowhere to be seen.Dreama Tristan

10 marguerite Marguerite is Cakes mother and she was Anneths best friend. She is a quiet lady and Cake worries about her as most sons do.Cake Anneth Cake

11 Easter Easter is Clays aunt. She was a loving sister to Anneth. She discovers she has the sight in her younger years.Clay Anneth

12 Gabe Gabe is Clays uncle. Dreama is Gabes daughter and Gabe is very quick to stand up for his family, especially his daughter.ClayDreama

13 Paul Paul is Clays great uncle. Paul is a talented quilt maker. His wife is Sophie. At the end of the book Clay gets a quilt made by Paul. He used scraps of anneths clothes which meant a lot to Clay.ClaySophieClayannethClay

14 Sophie Sophie is Clays great aunt. In the book you hear her and Clay talking while she enjoys her early morning forbidden cigarette. She is the one who gives Clay Pauls quilt.Clay Pauls

15 Geneva Geneva is a friend of Clay. She is not mentioned much but she is at the hilltop sometimesClay

16 Roe Roe is the doorman at the hilltop. He is usually on Clays side.Clay

17 Evangaline Evangeline is Almas sister. She like to sing while Alma plays her fiddle.Alma

18 Tristan Tristan is Dreama and Darrys son. When Tristan was born Darry was no where to be found. Dreama named Tristan after her favorite movie.DreamaDarry Dreama

19 Glen Glen is Anneths 3 rd husband. He was always very jealous of Clay.AnnethClay

20 Alma Alma is Evangelines sister. She can play the fiddle. Alma and Clay met each other when Alma played the fiddle at Dreamas weddingEvangelineClayDreama

21 Denzel Denzel is Almas ex-husband. He and Clay got into a fight over Alma.AlmaClayAlma


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