Carolyn Jessop manages a daring escape from a brutal environment and became the first woman ever granted full custody of her children in a contested suit involving the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
In this haunting and riveting firsthand account, a high-level member of Jim Jones’s Peoples Temple for seven years, Deborah Layton, escaped his infamous commune in the Guyanese jungle, leaving behind her mother, her older brother, and many friends.
In this powerful and heartbreaking account, former FLDS member Brent Jeffs reveals both the terror and the love he experienced growing up on his prophet’s compound—and the harsh exile existence that so many boys face once they have been expelled by the sect.
Lawrence Wright—armed with his investigative talents, years of archival research, and more than two hundred personal interviews with current and former Scientologists—uncovers the inner workings of Scientology.
In this novel, a young couple decides to join an exclusive and mysterious group known only as The Pact. The young lovers are about to discover that The Pact will go to any lengths to enforce their rules.