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Stolen innocence : my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs

Author: Elissa Wall; Lisa Pulitzer
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Elissa Wall details her life growing up in the polygamous Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints religious sect, being forced into an unwanted marriage at the age of 14, and her courage to testify against FLDS leader Warren Jeffs.--From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wall, Elissa.
Stolen innocence.
New York : William Morrow, ©2008
(OCoLC)681148156
Named Person: Elissa Wall; Warren Jeffs; Warren Jeffs; Elissa Wall; Elissa Wall; Warren Jeffs
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elissa Wall; Lisa Pulitzer
ISBN: 9780061628016 0061628018 9780061715198 0061715190
OCLC Number: 223505308
Description: x, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, portraits (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Part 1: --
1: New mother --
2: Growing up and keeping sweet --
3: Good priesthood children --
4: In light and truth --
5: Rise of Warren --
6: Out of control --
7: Reassignment --
8: Preparing for Zion --
9: Revelation is made --
10: Celestial law --
11: Word of the prophet --
12: Man and wife --
13: All alone --
Part 2: --
14: Survival begins --
15: Destruction is upon us --
16: Death comes to short creek --
17: False prophet --
18: Refuge in Canada --
19: Nowhere to run --
20: Pair of headlights --
21: Promise not to tell --
22: Story like mine --
23: Love at last --
24: Choosing my future --
Part 3: --
25: New beginnings --
26: Coming forward --
27: Captured --
28: Facing Warren --
29: Trial begins --
30: End is in sight --
31: I am free --
Epilogue --
Author's note --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Elissa Wall with Lisa Pulitzer.
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Elissa Wall details her life growing up in the polygamous Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints religious sect, being forced into an unwanted marriage at the age of 14, and her courage to testify against FLDS leader Warren Jeffs.--From publisher description.

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