Sharlene Wells, Miss America

by Sheri L. Dew

Publisher: Deseret Book Co. in Salt Lake City, Utah

Written in English
Published: Pages: 186 Downloads: 607
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  • Hawkes, Sharlene Wells, 1964-,
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  • Miss America Pageant, Atlantic City, N.J.,
  • Mormons -- Utah -- Biography.

Edition Notes

StatementSheri L. Dew.
LC ClassificationsHQ1220.U5 D47 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2539699M
ISBN 100875790127
LC Control Number85020708

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From inside the book. Sharlene was born in Paraguay, later living in Ecuador, Chile, Mexico, but spent most of her teenage years in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The only foreign-born Miss America (), Sharlene is an accomplished musician and published author. She has four grown children and two grand-daughters and is most proud of her title.

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Sheri L. Dew penned a biography of Hawkes journey to the Miss America crown, Sharlene Wells, Miss America. Hawkes, the daughter of emeritus LDS Church general authority Robert E.

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Books > Nonfiction; Share - SHARLENE WELLS, MISS AMERICA By Sheri L Dew - Hardcover. SHARLENE WELLS, MISS AMERICA By Sheri L Dew - Hardcover. Starting inHawkes has worked to help veterans and their families, including bringing the families of fallen soldiers to Miss America to be recognized each year.

Wells Hawkes served as a celebrity judge in the Miss America pageant. She was selected to join the board of the Miss America Organization on Aug   Ray Boren staff writer Sheri Dew remembers her first encounter with Sharlene Wells Hawkes. "I was working at This People (magazine) and I went to do a story on her when she became Miss America," says Dew.

"Believe me, the last thing I wanted to do was meet Miss America. I told you Hawkes is more than qualified to judge Miss America That's because she was crowned Miss America in while representing Utah, according to the pageant's official you.

Deseret Book Co. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Sharlene Wells, Miss America by Dew, Sheri L Book condition: Very Good Book Description.

Deseret Book Co, Hardcover. Very Good. VG in dj; Contents are tight. (KUTV) Sharlene Hawkes is a former ESPN reporter, Miss Utah, and was crowned Miss America in Hawkes is a mother of four, and she and her husband. Sharlene Wells Hawkes (born 16 March ), from Salt Lake City, Utah, was Miss America Family and early life.

Hawkes (née Wells), was born in Asunción, Paraguay and spent most of her childhood in Mexico, Chile and was the first foreign-born, bilingual Miss America. She spent most of her teenaged years in Buenos Aires, Argentina. When she won the Miss America title. Sharlene Wells Hawkes, Miss America () challenges readers to grow by taking on new challenges in her best-selling book as she pushes the envelope for herself Editor’s Note: Sharlene Wells Hawkes, Miss AmericaESPN TV sportscaster, acclaimed singer.

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She knew Miss America was always busy, but Sharlene Wells didn’t know it was going to be quite like this. “I’m going from morning till night,” said the twenty-year-old Salt Lake City woman, crowned Miss America at the culmination of the annual U.S. pageant September This record features Sharlene Wells.

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Miss America Sharlene Wells, a self-described goody-goody, says the swimsuit competition in the beauty pageant was ``embarrassing`` to her and the judges. The slender 5. As a long-shot contestant at the most widely publicized Miss America pageant in U.S.

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The last thing Sharlene Wells Hawkes wants is someone to refer to her as a former Miss America. She has spent 20 years trying to move past it past .She has authored several books, including the biographies of three LDS Church presidents (Benson, Hinckley, and Nelson).

She also has written a biography of the Miss America, Sharlene Wells. All of Dew's works have been published in Salt Lake City by Deseret Book. Insights from a Prophet's Life: Russell M.