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Whiter than snow
Sandra Dallas
Adult Fiction DALLAS

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Sandra Dallas graduated from the University of Denver with a degree in journalism and began her writing career as a reporter with Business Week. While a reporter, she began writing nonfiction which include Sacred Paint, which won the National Cowboy Hall of Fame Western Heritage Wrangler Award, and The Quilt That Walked to Golden, recipient of the Independent Publishers Association Benjamin Franklin Award. Turning to fiction in 1990, Sandra has published a number of novels including Buster Midnight's Cafe, Alice's Tulips, and Prayers For Sale. She is the recipient of the Women Writing the West Willa Award for New Mercies, and two-time winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award, for The Chili Queen and Tallgrass. In addition, she was a finalist for the Colorado Book Award, the Mountain and Plains Booksellers Association Award, and a four-time finalist for the Women Writing the West Willa Award. (Bowker Author Biography)

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main characters Joe Cobb
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African American
Left Alabama and moved to Colorado with his daughter; one of the first men on scene trying to dig nine children, including his own, trapped after an avalanche.

Grace Foote
Female
Married
Wife of the mine manager; her son is trapped in an avalanche.

Essie Snowball
Female
Jewish
Born Esther Schnable to conservative Jewish parents; moved from New York City; works in a brothel; her daughter is trapped in an avalanche.
Prostitute

Minder Evans
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Civil War veteran
Raising his grandson who gets trapped in an avalanche.

Lucy Patch
Female
Married
Her two children are trapped in an avalanche; estranged from her sister, Dolly.

Dolly Patch
Female
Married
Her three children are trapped in an avalanche; estranged from her sister, Lucy.



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