Sarah Hart is an expert quilter and antique quilt restorer. This 62-year-old widow, living in western Massachusetts, seems to attract mysteries. In Pieces of the Past (book 6), Sarah makes a quilt for her father, who resides in a nursing home. She meets another resident there and decides to make a quilt for Vern Pickett too. When Sarah shows interest in the 1940s photograph of Vernís old sweetheart, he asks for her help in locating Alice Ward. After seventy years, will this story end in tragedy, or can Sarah reunite two people with regrets?