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5 edition of The Chili Queen found in the catalog.

The Chili Queen

by Sandra Dallas

  • 261 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- New Mexico -- Fiction.,
    • Female friendship -- Fiction.,
    • Boardinghouses -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • New Mexico -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSandra Dallas.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.A434 C47 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3570393M
      ISBN 101585472654
      LC Control Number2002073920
      OCLC/WorldCa50204293

      With Sandra Dallas's trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen will satisfy anyone who has ever longed for happiness. The Chili Queen is the winner of 2/5(4).   The Chili Queen is an unforgettable, humorous, and extremely readable story of love, friendship and loyalty. With it’s many twists and turns the story pulls you along and you find yourself slowing putting the pieces of the puzzle together, but always remember, re-inventing yourself was an easy thing to do in the old west.

        The Chili Queen (Book): Dallas, Sandra: 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. The Chili Queen: a novel by Sandra Dallas; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Boardinghouses, Female friendship, Women; Places: New Mexico.

      When Emma's prospective fails to show up at the train depot, Addie breaks all her principles to shelter the girl at her brothel, The Chili Queen. But once Emma enters Addie's life, the secrets that unfold and schemes that are hatched cause both women to question everything they thought they knew. Chilli Queen, Sydney, Australia. likes. I am Brianna the Chilli Queen. I am a chilli competition champion and was given the name Chilli Queen by the pepper community. people in public call me Followers:


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The Chili Queen by Sandra Dallas Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It is the story of Addie, the madam of the Chili Queen/5. The Chili Queen is a tale about a tough as nails madam with a tender heart who takes in an abandoned bride, who repays her by turning her well-ordered life upside down.

At times hilarious, at times tender, even sad, the Chili Queen is a colorful adventure of the old west filled with ladies of the night, bank robbers, and con artists/5(96).

With Sandra Dallas's trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen will satisfy anyone who has ever longed for happiness. The Chili Queen is the winner of the Spur Award for Best Western Novel/5(26). This is a first person story of Lupe who becomes a Chili Queen during the 's in San Antonio and her family's struggles to book combines vintage photos, maps, recipes and music of the era with fiction to weave a thought provoking novel of a family and its chili stand/5(3).

At times hilarious, at times tender, even sad, the Chili Queen is a colorful adventure of the old west filled with ladies of the night, bank robbers, and con The Chili Queen book. Sandra Dallas's wonderful prose recreates the honky-tonk atmosphere of frontier towns/5(96). With Sandra Dallas’s trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen is both heartbreaking and funny, unpredictable and satisfying.

New York Times Bestselling Author HOME. The Chili Queen by Sandra Dallas is a fun, colourful and engaging story peopled with some of the most colourful characters that I have read about in some time.

Re-inventing oneself was an easy thing to do out west in the late 's, people didn't ask a lot of questions and were prone to accept what they saw and heard at face value/5(8).

Addie French was famous for making the best chili in New Mexico before she moved to dusty little Nalgitas and opened a bordello called the Chili Queen. Keeping all those cowboys and miners happy with only three or four whores ain’t easy, and she even takes on a few customers herself now and then.

The Chili Queens of San Antonio For more than years, women would arrive at twilight at the plazas of San Antonio, Texas, to cook chili over open fires. Soldiers, tourists, cattlemen and. UK Chilli Queen. K likes. I entered a chilli-eating comp. a few years ago & won.

Here I am, many wins later. See vids & pics of pain and glory from all my contests & other interests such as hot 5/5(3). "The Chili Queen" makes for believable and entertaining recreational reading, with suspense, romance, and a sense of the real characters of the later years of the Old West.

I highly recommend this little book.5/5(6). The Chili Queen: A Novel by Sandra Dallas in EPUB, FB2, RTF download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().

By default, Lupe becomes Chili Queen, but each new venture presents new challenges for the struggling chili stand. Peter Meyer comes to town from the Hill Country to pursue his dream of becoming a shopkeeper. Despite their cultural differences, he and Lupe are drawn to one another by more than romantic : Marian L.

Martinello. The Chili Queen is a delightful book, in which Sandra Dallas weaves together the story of four diverse characters: Addie French is a frontier town entrepreneur and business card-carrying Madame. Not the French kind, rather the type of Madame that runs a house of ill repute, and the name of her brothel is the Chili Queen.

With Sandra Dallas's trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen will satisfy anyone who has ever longed for happiness.

The Chili Queen is the winner of. With Sandra Dallas's trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen will satisfy anyone who has ever longed for Chili Queen is the winner of the Spur Award for Best Western Novel.3/5(11).

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I have seen other reviewers that did not read the first two say that this one can stand alone. I have to say for me, there were times I was lost in the woods/5. The Chili Queen is the winner of the Spur Award for Best Western Novel.

About the Author Award-winning author Sandra Dallas was dubbed “a quintessential American. The first part of the book is narrated by Addie French, a madam at the Chili Queen whorehouse, whose language is salted with colorful metaphors. "Some men liked scrawny women," she explains, "just.

The Chili Queen is a book that completely and very pleasantly surprised me. The book works on several levels. The characters are thoroughly and affectionately drawn, Miss Dallas has an engaging and absorbing writing voice and most unexpectedly a wickedly complex and deceptive sense of narrative and plotting.

With Sandra Dallas's trademark humor, charm, and pathos, The Chili Queen will satisfy anyone who has ever longed for happiness. The Chili Queen is the winner of the Spur Award for Best Western Novel.3/5(11).The Chili Queen is a tale about a tough as nails madam with a tender heart who takes in an abandoned bride, who repays her by turning her well-ordered life upside down.

At times hilarious, at times tender, even sad, the Chili Queen is a colorful adventure of the old west filled with ladies of the night, bank robbers, and con artists/5(65).