Sands Hall will read from her new memoir Flunk. Start.: Reclaiming My Decade Lost in Scientology. "Novelist and actress Hall probes her descent into Scientology in this impassioned, wonderfully constructed memoir . . . Hall reflects with brutal honesty on her decisions throughout this meticulously crafted book, which explores her negative experiences with Scientology and how her desire to please led her to believe in the unbelievable." ―Publishers Weekly
Sands Hall is the author of a novel, Catching Heaven, a Willa Award Finalist for Best Contemporary Fiction and a book of writing essays and exercises, Tools of the Writer’s Craft. She teaches at the Iowa Summer Writing Festival, and the Community of Writers, Squaw Valley. Hall lives in Nevada City.