Elm Creek Quilts is a series of women’s fiction novels by American author Jennifer Chiaverini. The series follows master quilter Sylvia Compson, a reclusive 75 year-old woman who lives at Elm Creek Manor located in the small town Waterford, Pennsylvania.


Jennifer Chiaverini is an American author of women’s fiction and non-fiction with the common theme of quilting. She writes the Elm Creek Quilts series. Jennifer is also the designer of the Elm Creek Quilts line of Red Rooster Fabrics. She currently lives in Madison, Wisconsin with her husband and son.