Leaving the Saints: how I lost the Mormons and found my faith

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Crown Publishers, 2005 - Ex-church members - 607 pages
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Martha Beck has already gained acclaim as a monthly contributor to O, The Oprah Magazine and as a frequent guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show. But if you're not yet familiar with this enigmatic, inspiring woman, now is your chance to hear her incredible story. In this riveting new memoir, Martha reveals what her life was like as a member of the Latter Day Saints -- the Mormons -- and the soul-shattering secret that led her to reevaluate her life and her faith.

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Review: Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith

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This is a very good book about a lady who was Mormon and she went to Yale and then she returned to Utah. She tried to teach their but she found they had a lot secrets and pretended everything was perfect when it was not. She left the church and found her happiness. Read full review

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I can't quit thinking about this book. Very intriguing, with a dash of gossip about Mormons, a family memoir, and touches of the divine. Read full review

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