A woman running through the night carrying a small child. The next day the woman is found dead and the child is found sleeping in her own bed. For the..Show More » polygamist sect in Blister Creek Utah, having the authorities poking around would be a very bad thing. They turn to another related sect from Alberta, Canada, to investigate the murder. Jacob Christianson, a medical student, and his sister Eliza are sent to investigate. As they dig deeper, they uncover more than just murder. The tension builds and finally comes to a crashing climax.
Jacob is a resident at a hospital with a wife and 3 children. But Jacob has a secret, he comes from a polygamist family. Jacob does not hold the same ..Show More »beliefs. And then the F.B.I. comes calling for his help. He agrees do become an informant. While doing his civic duty, his wife gets thrown out on the streets, the senator is after his(Jacob) family. Now Jacob has to pick up the pieces of his life. The story is about Mormon polygamists, Mormon non- polygamists, a murder, and a man calling himself a prophet. The narrator did a good job with the story. The book was suspenseful, and educational. If your looking for something different, I suggest the Might and Strong.
This book isn't as interesting as the other books in the series. I'm not sure if it is because I'm not use to having a book read to me or something e..Show More »lse. I will read the next book in the series.
Loved listening to this as I walked every morning. The world is in an apocalypse and the Fundys are prepared and everyone else outside the cult wants ..Show More »some of their supplies. The men and women disagree on how to defend against these outsiders attacking them and taking their supplies. Very well written I am beginning the last book in this series and will continue to read Mr Wallace's books. I like very much the narrator too.