Sands Hall Shorter Bio

SANDS HALL’s memoir, Flunk. Start: Reclaiming My Decade Lost in Scientology (Counterpoint), was named one of the top ten books in religion and spirituality by Publishers Weekly, Spring 2018. Other books include the novel Catching Heaven (Ballantine), and a volume of writing essays and exercises, Tools of the Writer’s Craft. Her stories have been published in such places as New England Review, Green Mountains Review, and Iowa Review; and her produced plays include an adaptation of Alcott’s Little Women and the comic-drama Fair Use. Also a singer/songwriter, Sands’s recent CD called Rustler’s Moon.