Sandra Dallas

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Award-winning author SANDRA DALLAS was dubbed “a quintessential American voice” by Jane Smiley, in Vogue Magazine. Sandra’s novels with their themes of loyalty, friendship, and human dignity have been translated into a dozen foreign languages and have been optioned for films.

A journalism graduate of the University of Denver, Sandra began her writing career as a reporter with Business Week. A staff member for twenty-five years (and the magazine’s first female bureau chief,) she covered the Rocky Mountain region, writing about everything from penny-stock scandals to hard-rock mining, western energy development to contemporary polygamy. Many of her experiences have been incorporated into her novels.

While a reporter, she began writing the firs
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Sandra Dallas at the King's English Bookshop
Author appearance, June 21, 2018 07:00PM
The King's English Bookshop, 1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT, US

https://www.kingsenglish.com/event/2018-06
Sandra Dallas discusses and signs copies of her new novel The Patchwork Bride.

Sandra Dallas at the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Author appearance, June 24, 2018 02:00PM
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, 200 Violet Street, Golden, CO, US

https://www.rmqm.org/events.htm
Sandra Dallas discusses and signs copies of her new novel The Patchwork Bride.

Sandra Dallas at Covered Treasures Bookstore
Author appearance, July 19, 2018 05:00PM
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, CO, US

http://coveredtreasures.com/
Sandra Dallas discusses and signs copies of her new novel The Patchwork Bride.

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“You know what a storyteller is, don't you? It's a person that has a good memory who hopes other people don't.”
Sandra Dallas

“After all, a woman didn't leave much behind in the world to show she'd been there. Even the children she bore and raised got their father's name. But her quilts, now that was something she could pass on.”
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“When it's raining pudding, hold up your bowl.”
Sandra Dallas, Prayers for Sale

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