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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

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"Both creepy...and quite moving." --New York Times Book Review

"Wall's story couldn't be more timely." --People

Stolen Innocence is the gripping New York Times bestselling memoir of Elissa Wall, the courageous former member of Utah's infamous FLDS polygamist sect whose powerful courtroom testimony helped convict controversial sect leader Warren Jeffs in September 2007. At once shocking, heartbreaking, and inspiring, Wall's story of subjugation and survival exposes the darkness at the root of this rebel offshoot of the Mormon faith.

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Audiobooks
Forced marriage -- United States
Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Jeffs, Warren, -- 1955-
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Wall, Elissa
title_display Stolen innocence : my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs
title_full Stolen Innocence My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs
Stolen innocence : my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs / Elissa Wall with Lisa Pulitzer
Stolen innocence [sound recording] : my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs / Elissa Wall with Lisa Pulitzer
title_short Stolen innocence :
title_sub my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs
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Forced marriage
Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Jeffs, Warren
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Mormons
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Polygamy
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Wall, Elissa