"[A] moving debut memoir... This hard-to-put-down, tightly woven account pulls back the curtain on what's become a perennial news story, while illustrating the impiety of absolute power and the delicacy of innocence."
--"Publishers Weekly," starred review
"From the Hardcover edition."
About the Author
BRENT W. JEFFS spent his entire childhood in the Jeffs compound as nephew of Warren Jeffs and grandson of Rulon Jeffs, the Mormon fundamentalist group s former prophet, who had dozens of wives and more than sixty children. He currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with a beautiful wife and daughter.
MAIA SZALAVITZ is the author and coauthor of several books, including" Help at Any Cost: How the Troubled-Teen Industry Cons Parents and Hurts Kids." She has written for "The New York Times, The Washington Post, "and "Elle," and is a Senior Fellow at stats.org, a media watchdog group. She lives in New York City."