Foreword Reviews

The Believers in the Crucible Nauvoo

2017 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Religious (Adult Fiction)

Naamah Carter’s Christian beliefs are reborn through Joseph Smith’s testimony. His community flourishes, but she suffers family/community strife. She travels to Nauvoo, joining others building their Prophet‘s vision. There her faith is tested again. With the exodus upon her, she faces a decision, to become Brigham Young’s plural wife or not. This well researched novel weaves Smith’s martyrdom & Young’s succession with Naamah’s story, offering perspectives on the earlier LDS Church.