By Sam Brower
"A impressive guy on many degrees, Sam Brower is the true deal. Readers are apt to discover his firsthand account of bringing Warren Jeffs to justice either super tense and totally riveting."-Jon Krakauer, from the foreword
From the personal investigator who cracked open the case that resulted in the arrest of Warren Jeffs, the maniacal prophet of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints (FLDS), comes the page-turning, scary tale of the way a rogue sect used intercourse, funds, and gear disguised less than a favßade of faith to additional felony actions and a madman's vision.
Despite substantial press assurance and a long trial, the complete tale has remained principally untold. just one guy can display the total, fantastic fact: Sam Brower, the non-public investigator who dedicated years of his lifestyles to breaking open the key practices of the FLDS and bringing Warren Jeffs and his internal circle to justice. In Prophet's Prey, Brower implicates Jeffs in his personal phrases, bringing to mild the contents of Jeffs's own priesthood magazine, chanced on in a hidden underground vault, and revealing to readers the stunning inside of global of FLDS contributors, whose belief he earned and who confirmed him the remarkable fact in their lives.
Prophet's Prey deals the gripping, behind-the-scenes account of a weird and wonderful international from the one guy who is familiar with the complete tale.
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Prophet's Prey: My Seven-Year Investigation into Warren Jeffs and the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints by Sam Brower