Sandra Dallas is an American author of adult, YA, and children’s fiction novels and non-fiction books. Sandra earned her Journalism degree from the University of Denver. She began her career as a writer working as a reporter for Business Week, and ended up working there for 25 years. During her time there, she wrote about topics including penny-stock scandals, hard-rock mining, western energy development, and contemporary polygamy. Many of her experiences have inspired her fiction. Sandra lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband, Bob, and has two adult daughters.

Sandra Dallas made her debut as an author in 1965 with the non-fiction book Gaslights and Gingerbread. She moved to fiction in 1990 with the novel Buster Midnight’s Cafe. Below is a list of Sandra Dallas’ books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Buster Midnight's Cafe(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Persian Pickle Club(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Diary of Mattie Spenser(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alice's Tulips(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Chili Queen(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
New Mercies(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tallgrass(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Prayers for Sale(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Whiter Than Snow(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bride's House(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
True Sisters(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Quilt Walk(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fallen Women(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Red Berries, White Clouds, Blue Sky(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Quilt for Christmas(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Midwife(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hardscrabble(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Patchwork Bride(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Gaslights and Gingerbread(1965) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
No More Than Five in a Bed(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cherry Creek(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Yesterday's Denver(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sacred Paint(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Colorado Homes(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Quilt That Walked to Golden(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


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Sandra Dallas Synopses: Buster Midnight’s Cafe is a standalone title by Sandra Dallas. May Anna Kovacks was discovered on the dustry streets of Butte, Montana and went on to become a Hollywood star. War, fame, marriage, love, and heartbreak came and went. What never changed was the bond she shared with her two best friends, Effa Commander and Whippy Bird. When scandal, murder, and betrayal made a legend of May Anna, only Effa and Whippy Bird could set the record straight.

In The Quilt Walk by Sandra Dallas, the year is 1863 and 10-year-old Emmy Blue Hatchett has been told by her father that their family be moving from their Illinois farm for a new life in Colorado. It’s difficult leaving family and friends behind. They might not see one another ever again. When Emmy’s grandmother comes to say goodbye, she gives Emmy a special gift to keep her occupied on the trip. The journey by wagon train is long and full of hardships. But the Hatchetts persevere and reach their destination in Colorado, ready to start anew.

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