The 19th Wife

Now his father has been shot dead & one of his wives is accused of the crime. Over a century earlier, Ann Eliza Young, the 19th wife of prophet & leader of the Mormon Church, tells her story.

The 19th Wife

The 19th Wife

Jordan returns to visit his mother in jail. As a teenager he was expelled from his family & community, a secretive Mormon offshoot sect. Now his father has been shot dead & one of his wives is accused of the crime. Over a century earlier, Ann Eliza Young, the 19th wife of prophet & leader of the Mormon Church, tells her story.

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The 19th Wife
Language: un
Pages: 608
Authors: David Ebershoff
Categories: Fathers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05 - Publisher: Black Swan

Jordan returns to visit his mother in jail. As a teenager he was expelled from his family & community, a secretive Mormon offshoot sect. Now his father has been shot dead & one of his wives is accused of the crime. Over a century earlier, Ann Eliza Young, the 19th
The 19th Wife
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: David Ebershoff
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-30 - Publisher: Random House

Jordan returns from California to Utah to visit his mother in jail. As a teenager he was expelled from his family and religious community, a secretive Mormon offshoot sect. Now his father has been found shot dead in front of his computer, and one of his many wives - Jordan's
The 19th Wife (Random House Reader's Circle Deluxe Reading Group Edition)
Language: un
Pages: 610
Authors: David Ebershoff
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-11 - Publisher: Random House

“A literary tour de force . . . [David] Ebershoff intertwines a modern-day murder mystery with a sweeping historical saga.”—People (4 out of 4 stars) It is 1875, and Ann Eliza Young has recently separated from her powerful husband, Brigham Young, prophet and leader of the Mormon Church. Expelled and
The Witness Wore Red
Language: un
Pages: 368
Authors: Rebecca Musser
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-10 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Rebecca Musser grew up in fear, concealing her family's polygamous lifestyle from the "dangerous" outside world. Covered head-to-toe in strict, modest clothing, she received a rigorous education at Alta Academy, the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints' school headed by Warren Jeffs. Always seeking to be an
The 19th Wife
Language: un
Pages: 831
Authors: David Ebershoff
Categories: Mormons
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

A combination of historical fiction and modern murder mystery about wives killing their polygamous husbands.

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