All tagged Historical Nonfiction
Who are you becoming? That’s the central question in Michelle Obama’s memoir, “Becoming” that spent weeks in the number one spot on the New York Times bestseller list, and it seems to resonate with millions of readers across the globe. Read Picking Book’s newest reviewer’s take on how Michelle Obama shared her story with the world.
“Destroying Their God: How I Fought My Evil Half-Brother to Save My Children” by Wallace Jeffs is a fascinating and moving story of Jeffs’ struggle with FLDS. He is still facing the consequences of leaving the insular FLDS community, and he has an interesting perspective on polygamy. In my review of “Destroying Their God,” I take a look at the technical merits of the book and delve into the ways Rulon and Warren Jeffs manipulated their followers.