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Mountain of Authors

This guide provides information about a free annual community program for local authors and writers.

Keynote Speaker 2019: Sandhya Menon

2019 Keynote Speaker Sandhya Menon - Pikes Peak Library District's Mountain of Authors

Keynote Speaker                              

Pikes Peak Library District's Mountain of Authors is pleased to welcome New York Times bestselling and Colorado Book Award winning author Sandhya Menon.

Her first book, When Dimple Met Rishi, was a New York TImes and national Indie bestseller.  It  was also the recipient of the 2018 Colorado Book Award in the Young Adult Fiction category.   Her second book, From Twinkle, With Love, received starred reviews from Kirkus, Booklist, and School Library Journal.

Her third book, There's Something About Sweetie, is scheduled for release in May 2019.

A full-time dog-servant and part-time writer, she makes her home in the foggy mountains of Colorado.

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