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Dallas, Sandra

Overview
Works: 457 works in 672 publications in 2 languages and 34,583 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Diary fiction  Historical fiction  Local history  Juvenile works  Biography  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Classifications: PS3554.A434, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Sandra Dallas
The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
25 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ladies' quilting club in Kansas is invaded by a new member with ambitions. She is Rita, a big city girl who wants to be a journalist. When a member's husband is murdered and Rita begins probing, the group must band to keep safe the club's secrets
Prayers for sale by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the high country of Colorado during the Depression, this is the story of an unforgettable friendship between two women--eighty-six-year-old Hennie Comfort and seventeen-year-old Nit Spindle--and the deepest hardships and darkest secrets they shared with each other
Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her life turned upside-down when a Japanese internment camp is opened in their small Colorado town, Rennie witnesses the way her community places suspicion on the newcomers when a young girl is murdered
Alice's tulips by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After her husband Charlie leaves for the Union Army, Alice Bullock finds herself sharing an Iowa farm with her formidable mother-in-law, and then she's accused of murder
The Chili Queen by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and German and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her protective instincts brought out by Emma, who was sent to New Mexico to marry a man she has never met, Addie French takes her new friend under her wing, and the pair begins unfolding secrets, hatching schemes, and questioning everything they once believed
Whiter than snow by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The powerful story of a small Colorado town after a devastating avalanche, and the life changing effects it has on the people who live there. Set in 1920
True sisters by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1856. Mormon converts Nannie, Louisa, Jessie, and Anne, all from the British Isles, travel in the Martin Handcart Company, making the 1,300-mile journey on foot from Iowa City to Salt Lake City, while enduring unimaginable hardships. Each woman will test the boundaries of her faith and learn the true meaning of survival and friendship along the way
The diary of Mattie Spenser by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman's life on the Colorado frontier, told by Mattie McCauley, a homestead bride. She describes the hardships--weather, childbirth, Indians--how she saved Luke, her husband with some fast shooting and how she was betrayed by him when Luke's old flame, Persia came to town. Yet she remains by his side for the sake of the family and the children. By the author of The Persian Pickle Club
The bride's house by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1880's Georgetown, Colorado, seventeen-year-old Nealie Bent deals with lies, secrets, and heartache before choosing the man who will give her the Bride's House. Years later, Nealie's daughter, Pearl, grows up in the Bride's House. When the enterprising young Frank Curry comes along and asks for Pearl's hand in marriage, Pearl's father sabotages the union. But Pearl has inherited her mother's tenacity of heart, and her father underestimates the lengths to which the women in the Bride's House will go for love
New mercies by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inheriting a historic Mississippi family home she knows little about, Nora Bondurant moves to the house hoping to forget her unhappy past but becomes enmeshed in a mystery surrounding her aunt's untimely death
Buster Midnight's Cafe by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Effa Commander takes pen in hand to set the record straight about what really happened between two of Butte, Montana's most celebrated citizens
Fallen women by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The New York Times bestselling author of True Sisters and Prayers for Sale is at her best with a novel about a woman's search for information surrounding the death of her estranged sister It's the spring of 1885 when wealthy New York socialite Beret Osmundsen first sets foot in a Denver police station. Just days before, she received the terrible news of the death of her estranged younger sister, Lillie. The telegram from her aunt and uncle was brief, stating only that Lillie had passed away suddenly and there was no need for Beret to make the long trip west. Soon, a sordid story is revealed when Beret comes across a scandal sheet with the details of a brutal murder of a prostitute named "Lillie Brown" in the brothel where she lived. Upon a closer read, Beret becomes convinced that "Lillie Brown" was in fact her sister, and her murderer has not been caught. Her investigation takes her from the dangerous, seedy underworld of Denver's tenderloin to the highest levels of Denver society. Along the way, Beret learns the depths of Lillie's depravity and must reconcile these with her memories of the innocent young girl of their youth, all while never losing site of finding the murderer. With the help of detective Mick McCauley, Beret ultimately unearths the truth about the sister she couldn't save and exposes the darkest side of Gilded Age ambition in the city in the process"--
Whiter than snow by Sandra Dallas ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As nine children walk home from school, a spring avalanche thunders down from Jubilee Mountain--burying everything in its path. This compelling novel of survival, redemption, and faith skillfully reveals the backstory of each family affected by this tragedy
Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her life turned upside-down when a Japanese internment camp is opened in their small Colorado town, Rennie witnesses the way her community places suspicion on the newcomers when a young girl is murdered
Colorado ghost towns and mining camps by Sandra Dallas ( )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prayers for sale a novel by Sandra Dallas ( Recording )
12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighty-six-year-old Hennie Comfort is living in the mountains of Colorado during the Depression. Newly married Nit Spindle and her husband have recently moved to town searching for work. Hennie notices Nit wandering outside of her home, and for some reason is drawn to her. Soon their chance meeting is transformed into a deep bond where secrets and struggles are divulged
The bride's house by Sandra Dallas ( )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1880's Georgetown, Colorado, seventeen-year-old Nealie Bent deals with lies, secrets, and heartache before choosing the man who will give her the Bride's House. Years later, Nealie's daughter, Pearl, grows up in the Bride's House. When the enterprising young Frank Curry comes along and asks for Pearl's hand in marriage, Pearl's father sabotages the union. But Pearl has inherited her mother's tenacity of heart, and her father underestimates the lengths to which the women in the Bride's House will go for love
The quilt walk by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Emmy Blue learns the true meaning of friendship--and how to quilt--while making a harrowing wagon journey from Illinois to Colorado with her family in the 1860s
The Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas ( )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ladies' quilting club in Kansas is invaded by a new member with ambitions. She is Rita, a big city girl who wants to be a journalist. When a member's husband is murdered and Rita begins probing, the group must band to keep safe the club's secrets
The quilt that walked to Golden by Sandra Dallas ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dallas provides a window into the lives, trials, and friendships of generations of Colorado women who recorded their stories in the quilts they left behind
 
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Alternative Names
Atchison, Sandra Dallas
ダラス, サンドラ
Languages
English (177)
German (7)
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