Jun 8, 2010

Teaser Tuesday: Book Giveaway: Whiter Than Snow by Sandra Dallas

Teaser Tuesdays, hosted by MizB, asks you to choose two sentences at random from your current read. Identify the author and title for readers.
"Joe's gone. Don't ask me where, for I'm not knowing. He'll nevermore be back," she said.
Whiter Than Snow by Sandra Dallas - Hardcover, March 30, 2010.

Whiter Than Snow

Book description: In 1920, Swandyke - a small town near Colorado's Tenmile Range - is changed forever. Just moments after four o'clock, a large split of snow separates from Jubilee Mountain high above the tiny hamlet and hurtles down the rocky slope, enveloping everything in its path. Meet the residents whose lives the tragedy touches.

A quintessential American voice and a writer of exquisite historical detail, Sandra Dallas illuminates the resilience of the human spirit in her newest novel.

Book Give-away: The Book Report Network has offered a copy of the book to a reader in the U.S. or Canada. No P.O. box addresses, please. To enter the contest : simply leave a comment with your email address so we can contact you. The contest will run until June 23. The winner will be selected at random and have until June 25 to respond. The Book Report will mail the book directly to the winner.

UPDATE: The winner is Wanda of Canada, who has been notified and has responded. Thanks to everyone who entered the give-away contest!

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  1. My first adult book was a western, a novel called Mary Dove that I picked up for a dime at a yard sale. I've been reading great reviews for Whiter Than Snow and would like a chance to see if I can still fall in love with a western some thirty years later.


    Thanks for the teaser and giveaway!
    My Teaser is here.

  2. Not my usual read, but the teaser is good! Might have to check out the book :)
    HERE is my teaser for this week.

  3. Very interesting sentence structure. Sound good.

  4. p.s. Have you read Kirino's novel "Out"? I'm thinking for sure you have, but if you haven't? Pick it up! Loved it!

  5. I'll be reviewing Whiter Than Snow later this month as well. I'm looking forward to discussing it with you when we (I) finish. It was exciting to walk into Barnes and Noble's and see it on their front entrance table.

  6. Great teaser! Mine comes from Damaged by Alex Kava this week. Here's the link.

  7. Great Teaser! My Teaser for Captivate is here.

    Happy reading. :)

    From the Shadows

  8. That's a great teaser. Now I've gotta know what happened to Joe! The book's description sounds awesome. Historicals set in America are my favorites! Please enter me: JDQ1175@aol.com
    Thanks for stopping by my TT today!

  9. Nice teaser! It sounds kind of sad though.
    My teaser is here.

  10. Please enter me in the contest...I would love to win this book!
    joannelong74 AT gmail DOT com

  11. Knowing what this book is about that is quite a sad teaser. Thanks for sharing it!

  12. Doesn't sound like something I might like, though that is an interesting teaser.
    My post: Mum's The Word

  13. Just got this one from the library today! Haven't read anything by Sandra Dallas, so I'm not sure how I'll like it. But the teaser is excellent!

  14. Great teaser! It was enough to pique my curiosity and enter the giveaway! Thank you.



  15. Great teaser! Stop by and check out my teaser at The Wormhole.

  16. That book showed up at last month's Bookcrossing meet up. If it comes back I'll snatch it to read. Pussreboots.

  17. Thanks for the giveaway. Count me in please.
    mtakala1 AT yahoo DOT com

  18. love the teaser and the cover.

  19. This sounds good. Please enter me.
    Thank you.
    mittens0831 at aol dot com

  20. I liked this book; no need to enter me, but great giveaway.

  21. Staci and Kaye: are you in the contest? If you are, let me have your email addresses!

  22. I love to read books written by Sandra Dallas. I would love to read this one. Thanks for entering me.


  23. This was a great teaser! I'd love to read this one!


  24. I found your review to be intriguing and one that I think I would take pleasure in reading.

    Thank you so much for hosting this giveaway.


  25. I liked this book a lot; the audio version was very good. Have your read her other books: Tallgrass and Prayers fro Sales? They are very good.

  26. I have been wanting to read Sandra Dallas. Please enter me.


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